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Taking Off: Drone Law in Canada
What You Need to Know to (Legally) Operate a Drone
Lawyers: Erika Carrasco, Antony (Tony) Edwards, Charlene Lipchen, Kelly Nicholson, Randal Carlson, Richard Stobbe
Practice Area: Emerging Technologies

Did you know that people operating drones are considered pilots of aircraft? Or that the Canadian drone market is estimated to be worth between $100-$260 million by 2024? How about the fact that more than 300 Canadian companies fall within the Unmanned Aerial Vehicle sector?

There has been a significant increase in the commercial and recreational use of drones. Yet, many are unclear on what is permitted under current laws and regulations. Contact our Emerging Technologies Group to learn more!

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February 2017
Sandra Corbett, QC Awarded DRI Mary Massaron Award for the Advancement of Women in the Legal Profession
Lawyer: Sandra Corbett
Practice Area: Products Liability

Field Law would like to congratulate Sandra Corbett on her selection as this year’s recipient of the DRI Mary Massaron Award for the Advancement of Women in the Legal Profession. The Mary Massaron Award is given to a person who stands as an innovator and role model and one who has made significant efforts to advance women in the legal profession. The award is presented to a DRI member who has demonstrated a high regard for diversity and a commitment to advocating the inclusion and promotion of women as well as fostering women's initiatives and actively promoting positive mentoring relationships with other women in the legal profession.

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January 2017
Field Law Relocates Calgary and Edmonton Offices
Law firm accommodates growth of regional practice groups

Field Law has relocated offices in Calgary and Edmonton. Growth, diversification of services and expansion in strategic areas, including energy, are the key drivers of the office moves. “For over 100 years, Field Law has committed itself to professional excellence, collaboration and building enduring relationships. During this time, Field Law has become a strong, proud and independent multi-office regional firm with more than 120 lawyers and 160 staff. We all work together to provide a wide variety of legal services to businesses and institutions ranging from corporate and commercial matters, litigation and dispute resolution, labour and employment, insurance, energy, intellectual property, professional regulatory and medical malpractice issues, amongst others,” said Doreen Saunderson, Firm Managing Partner, Field Law.

“The decision to move reflects the next stage of evolution for our Firm. Despite challenging economic times, our regional and right-sized approach has allowed us to experience organic growth and take advantage of market opportunities. This continues to position Field Law as a trusted advocate for our clients and enables us to continue to deliver smart, innovative, cost effective and timely legal outcomes that our clients depend on,” said Saunderson.

Field Law’s new offices are now located at the following addresses:

CALGARY OFFICE
400 - 444 7 AVE SW
Calgary AB T2P 0X8

EDMONTON OFFICE
2500 - 10175 101 ST NW
Edmonton AB T5J 0H3

Please note that our Yellowknife Office address remains the same:

YELLOWKNIFE OFFICE
601-4920 52 ST
Yellowknife NWT X1A 3T1

About Field Law
Field Law is a western and northern regional business law firm listed as one of the largest in Canada, with offices in Calgary and Edmonton, Alberta and Yellowknife, Northwest Territories. The firm is a proud, strong and independent multi-office regional firm with lawyers dedicated to professional excellence, client service and delivering value. More than 125 lawyers and 160 staff work together to provide a wide variety of legal services to businesses and institutions in corporate and commercial matters, litigation and dispute resolution, labour and employment, insurance, energy, intellectual property, privacy, professional regulatory and medical malpractice issues. Additionally, the firm provides private services to individuals including estate planning services and real estate transactions. As a member of SCG Legal, Field Law’s clients also gain access to a seamless national and global network of firms allowing members to navigate a complex and ever-changing legal landscape with local support.


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Jan 22, 2017
Our Calgary and Edmonton Offices Have Moved!

Click through to update your records with our new addresses:

CALGARY OFFICE (as of January 23, 2017)
400 - 444 7 AVE SW
Calgary AB T2P 0X8

EDMONTON OFFICE (as of December 12, 2016)
2500 - 10175 101 ST NW
Edmonton AB T5J 0H3

Please note phone numbers and email addresses remain the same.

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Sept 30, 2016
Field Law Recognized by Chambers Canada
Regional firm earns inclusion in Chambers Canada directory

Field Law, a regional law firm with offices in Calgary, Edmonton and Yellowknife, is pleased to announce their recent inclusion in the Chambers Canada Directory. Field Law was listed in Chambers Canada 2016 as a “Highly Regarded Corporate/Commercial” firm. Chambers Canada is one of the world’s most trusted and prestigious stand-alone guides to the leading lawyers and law firms in Canada. Rankings are based on a comprehensive submission process and the in-depth assessment of a variety of practice areas and legal services.

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