46 Lawson Lundell Lawyers Ranked Across 30 Practice Areas in 2018 The Best Lawyers in Canada®

22.8.17

We are pleased to announce that 46 of Lawson Lundell LLP’s lawyers have been recognized in the 12th Edition of The Best Lawyers in Canada® across 30 practice areas. Each year, The Best Lawyers in Canada compiles lists of outstanding lawyers by conducting peer-review surveys whereby leading lawyers confidentially evaluate their professional peers.

Congratulations to our 4 newly ranked lawyers: Crispin Arthur (Securities Law), Michael Macaulay (Technology Law), Britt Redenbach (Securities Law) and Glen Rutland (Administrative & Public Law; Municipal Law). Stuart Breen has been recognized in the additional area of Securities Law, where he was previously ranked in M&A and Mining Law.

We are also pleased to announce John Smith is recognized as Lawyer of the Year for Securities Law (Vancouver) and Murray Campbell is recognized as Lawyer of the Year in the area of Employee Benefits Law (Vancouver). 

See below for the full list of recognized lawyers.

Calgary, AB

Crispin J. Arthur 

  • Securities Law 

Lewis L. Manning 

  • Energy Regulatory Law 

John Olynyk 

  • Aboriginal Law 

Michael Wolpert 

  • Employee Benefits Law 

Yellowknife, NT 

Sheila M. MacPherson 

  • Family Law 
  • Personal Injury Litigation 

Glen Rutland 

  • Administrative and Public Law 
  • Municipal Law 


Vancouver, BC 

Khaled Abdel-Barr 

  • Mining Law 

David A. Allard 

  • Corporate Law 
  • Mergers & Acquisitions Law 

Rita C. Andreone QC

  • Corporate Governance Practice 
  • Private Funds Law 

Brad Armstrong QC 

  • Aboriginal Law 
  • Environmental Law 

Chris G. Baldwin 

  • Mining Law 
  • Natural Resources Law 

Keith B. Bergner  

  • Aboriginal Law 
  • Natural Resources Law 

Kinji C. Bourchier  

  • Environmental Law 

Stuart Breen 

  • Mergers & Acquisitions Law 
  • Mining Law 
  • Securities Law 

Kenneth E. Burns 

  • Employee Benefits Law 

Murray Campbell 

  • Employee Benefits Law 

Jeff Christian 

  • Energy Regulatory Law 

Gordon M. Craig 

  • Energy Regulatory Law 

Mandeep R. Dhaliwal

  • Banking and Finance Law 
  • Project Finance Law 

Craig A.B. Ferris QC

  • Class Action Litigation 
  • Corporate and Commercial Litigation 
  • Employee Benefits Law 

Heather M.B. Ferris 

  • Insolvency and Financial Restructuring Law 

M. Patricia Gallivan QC  

  • Labour and Employment Law 

Leonard A. Glass 

  • Tax Law 

Greg Hollingsworth  

  • Leveraged Buyouts and Private Equity Law 

Christine J. Kowbel 

  • Aboriginal Law 
  • Natural Resources Law 

Reinhold G. Krahn 

  • Tax Law 

Irv D. Laskin 

  • Banking and Finance Law 

Michael J. Low 

  • Banking and Finance Law 
  • Project Finance Law 

Michael M. Macaulay

  • Technology Law 

Valerie C. Mann  

  • Corporate Law 
  • Mergers & Acquisitions Law 
  • Technology Law 

L. Neil Marshall  

  • Public Procurement Law 

Clifford G. Proudfoot  

  • Aboriginal Law 
  • Environmental Law 

Jeffrey A. Read 
  • Corporate Law 
  • Leveraged Buyouts and Private Equity Law 
  • Mergers & Acquisitions Law 
  • Securities Law 

Britt E.L. Redenbach

  • Securities Law 

Peter J. Roberts 

  • Alternative Dispute Resolution 
  • Corporate and Commercial Litigation 
  • Insolvency and Financial Restructuring Law 
  • Product Liability Law 

William L. Roberts 

  • Insolvency and Financial Restructuring Law 

Kimberly A. Robertson 

  • Insolvency and Financial Restructuring Law 

Chris W. Sanderson QC

  • Administrative and Public Law 
  • Energy Law 
  • Energy Regulatory Law 
  • Natural Resources Law 

Jagdeep S. Shergill  

  • Corporate Law 

Robert A. Sider 

  • Labour and Employment Law 

John Smith 

  • Corporate Law 
  • Mergers & Acquisitions Law 
  • Securities Law 

James E. Sutcliffe 

  • Banking and Finance Law 

Peter M. Tolensky 

  • Real Estate Law 

Marko Vesely 

  • Corporate and Commercial Litigation 
  • Defamation and Media Law 

Ian D. Webb

  • Energy Regulatory Law 

Edward L. Wilson

  • Municipal Law 
  • Real Estate Law 

Congratulations to all our recognized lawyers.