Alan is Managing Partner of BLG’s Calgary office, as well as National Leader for the Firm's Public Policy and Government Relations Group. Alan practices administrative and regulatory law with a focus on regulatory proceedings of provincial and national importance in the areas of pipeline transmission, oil and natural gas, renewables and electricity markets. As well, he practises in the international trade area, including NAFTA and Canadian International Trade Tribunal dispute resolution and has extensive knowledge in corporate governance and telecommunications issues. Alan is a member of BLG's Oil and Gas, US, and Women's Leadership Development Committees. Alan has appeared on behalf of energy clients before the National Energy Board, as well as provincial regulators, including the Alberta Energy Regulator (formerly known as the Energy Resources Conservation Board and the Alberta Energy and Utilities Board), the Alberta Utilities Commission, the British Columbia Utilities Commission and the Ontario Energy Board. Alan also has significant experience with regulators in the United Kingdom and the European Union, as well as the US Federal Energy Regulatory Commission.