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Field Law’s Energy Group provides strategic, client-focused service to a wide range of public and private clients in the energy industry, including those involved with exploration and production, pipelines, midstream facilities, downstream facilities, energy marketing and oilfield services and supplies. The size and structure of Field Law allows the Group to develop value-added, cost-effective solutions for clients.

The lawyers in Field Law’s Energy Group have significant experience in advising clients on a broad range of energy transactions and projects, including:

  • Private and public equity/debt financing
  • Acquisitions and divestitures of oil and gas and other energy assets (conventional, unconventional, offshore and international)
  • Mergers and acquisitions of energy companies
  • Structuring of joint ventures and partnerships
  • Petroleum product storage, transportation and marketing arrangements
  • Midstream facility development and utilization arrangements
  • Indigenous engagement regarding energy development
  • Environmental matters
  • Regulatory compliance and management, and
  • Regulatory hearings including Alberta Energy Regulator (AER), Alberta Utilities Commission (AUC), National Energy Board (NEB) and Surface Rights Board (SRB) hearings.

Members of Field Law’s Energy Group also have many years of in-house legal and business experience which provides them with an in-depth understanding of the Energy business and the needs of clients.

The core members of the Energy Group collaborate with other Field Law lawyers to advise clients on related energy industry issues including securities, intellectual property and technology, litigation, labour and employment and construction matters.

The Field Law Energy Group is here to help with any energy-related matters or issues. 

893682 Alberta Ltd v Baker Hughes Canada Company, 2017 ABPC 261
Packers Plus Energy Services Inc. v. Essential Energy Services Ltd., 2017 FC 1111
Gas Plus Inc v Levelton Consultants Ltd, 2017 ABQB 655
Alberta v. Suncor Inc, 2017 ABCA 221, Alberta Court of Appeal
M.K. Engineering Inc. v. Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Alberta, 2017 ABCA 17
Primewest Energy Inc v Texacana Turbines Inc, 2016 ABQB 715
Geophysical Service Incorporated v. Encana Corporation, 2016 ABQB 230
SDAB2015--0118 (Re), 2015 CGYSDAB 118
SDAB2014-0071 (Re), 2014 CGYSDAB 71
Resource Well Completion Technologies Inc. v. Canuck Completions Ltd., 2014 ABQB 209
Pat's Off-Road Transport v. Campbell et al, 2010 ABQB 443
Wong v. Enmax Encompass Inc., 2010 ABCA 13
Wainwright (Town) v. 876947 Ontario Ltd., 2010 ABCA 23
Cunningham v. Alberta (Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development), 2009 ABCA 239
Carbon Development Partnership v. Alberta (Energy & Utilities Board), 2008 ABCA 269
Excalibre Oil Tools Ltd. v. Garay, 1999 CanLII 8705 (FC)
Strait Line Contractors Ltd. v. Rainbow Oilfield Maintenance Ltd. , 1991 ABCA 78