Field Law Announces New Managing Partner
Jeremiah Kowalchuk elected as Managing Partner effective July 1, 2019
July 1, 2019
EDMONTON/CALGARY (July 1, 2019) – Field Law is pleased to introduce Jeremiah Kowalchuk as Field Law’s Managing Partner for a three-year term commencing July 1, 2019.
Jeremiah is experienced litigation counsel, having represented medium-to-large companies as well as owners, contractors, and engineers before all levels of court in Alberta and in the Federal Court. He represents and advises clients in many areas of law including general litigation, corporate and commercial issues and disputes, and transactional work. He is the former Chair of the Firm’s Litigation Practice Group and served on the Firm’s Executive Committee for the past two years; he is based out of Field Law’s Edmonton office.
Jeremiah received a Bachelor of Arts, Magna Cum Laude, from the University of Saskatchewan in 1999, after which he received a Bachelor of Laws, With Distinction, from the University of Alberta in 2002. Jeremiah began working at Field Law in 2002 and was admitted to the Law Society of Alberta in 2003. He continued to work at the Firm until 2006, at which point he practiced law in a small firm for six years. Jeremiah re-joined Field Law as a partner in 2012.
Jeremiah has provided extensive support to the Alberta legal community by sitting on the Executive of the Canadian Bar Association’s Alberta Branch for five years, including a year as President from 2016-2017, and on the Board of Directors of the Edmonton Community Legal Centre.
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 approximately 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, occupational health and safety, 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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