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The Best Lawyers in Canada 2018
25 Field Law Lawyers Recognized

25 Lawyers from Field Law Recognized in The Best Lawyers™ in Canada 2018

Field Law is pleased to announce that 25 lawyers have been included in the 12th Edition of The Best Lawyers™ in Canada. Three of these lawyers are new additions and represent two new practice area awards for the firm in Immigration Law and Energy Law.

In addition, James Casey, QC, was named the Best Lawyers™ 2018 Alternative Dispute Resolution "Lawyer of the Year" and Heinrich H. (Rick) Pabst was named the Best Lawyers™ 2018 Banking and Finance Law "Lawyer of the Year", both in Edmonton.

These selections highlight the firm lawyers’ continued recognition by their peers for their professional excellence.  Field Law has been recognized in every Canadian Edition of The Best Lawyers™ in Canada.

Calgary Lawyers selected:

  • Roy Boettger, QC, Trusts and Estates 
  • Michael Casey, QC, Insurance Law
  • Peter Collins, Commercial Leasing Law (new addition)
  • Daniel Downe, QC, Insurance Law
  • Clifford Johnson, QC, Energy Law
  • Neil Kathol, Intellectual Property Law
  • Todd Kathol, Construction Law (new addition)
  • Vance Langford, Immigration Law (new addition)
  • L. Frank Molnar, QC, Labour and Employment Law
  • Farha Salim, Trusts and Estates
  • Doreen Saunderson, Insurance Law
  • Jean C. van der Lee, QC, Construction Law
  • Anne Wallis, Insurance Law

Edmonton Lawyers selected:

  • Dan Carroll, LLM, QC, Construction Law + Insurance Law
  • James Casey, QC, Alternative Dispute Resolution + Labour and Employment Law
  • P. Jonathan Faulds, QC, Aboriginal Law + Class Action Litigation
  • Kevin Feth, QC, Education Law
  • Jay Guthrie, QC, Medical Negligence + Personal Injury Litigation
  • Heinrich H. Pabst, Banking and Finance Law + Corporate Law + Real Estate Law
  • J. Mark Raven-Jackson, Medical Negligence 
  • Sharon Stefanyk, Insurance Law + Personal Injury Litigation
  • Robert Teskey, QC, Corporate Law + Mergers and Acquisitions Law
  • Brian Vail, QC, Insurance Law
  • Scott Watson, QC, Banking and Finance Law + Corporate Governance Practice + Corporate Law + Project Finance Law + Securities Law
  • Brent Windwick, QC, Personal Injury Litigation

About Field Law 

Field Law is a western and northern regional business law firm listed as one of the largest firms in Canada with offices in Calgary and Edmonton, Alberta and Yellowknife, Northwest Territories. The Firm has been proactively serving clients and providing legal counsel for over 100 years supporting the specific and ever-evolving business needs of regional, national and international clients who do business in western and northern Canada. More than 120 lawyers and 160 supporting staff work together to provide a comprehensive range of legal and complementary services to businesses, institutions, governments and other organizations. 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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Phone: (403) 531-0331