Anthony Burden
Anthony Burden
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Based in Field Law’s Calgary office, Anthony Burden is a lawyer specializing in the areas of insurance, construction and general litigation. Anthony’s clients are diverse and represent multiple industry sectors, and range in size from individuals to multinational organizations. When working with construction companies, Anthony has experience dealing with complex operational structures involving corporate entities based outside of the province and/or country. Although he is based in Calgary, Anthony’s clients are located throughout Alberta, and often have operations throughout Canada – and beyond. Anthony’s counsel has assisted clients in a variety of situations, including defending against negligence claims and at the outset of contentious pre-trial negotiations. 

Anthony has appeared on behalf of clients at the Provincial Court of Alberta and the Alberta Court of Queen’s Bench. Anthony’s approach to providing legal services sees him delivering efficient, considered counsel while also maintaining a focus on avoiding unnecessary, costly litigation. With this approach, he is able to come to a resolution quickly and fairly, while still preserving amicable relations with all sides.

Value to Clients

“I am eager to do a good job for my client. My style of doing business is efficient, honest and forthright, and I believe that being up front with both clients and opposing counsel is the quickest route to an amicable resolution for all sides. By being approachable, knowledgeable and dependable, I deliver business-focused solutions to clients while still retaining a personal touch.”

Outside of Work

When Anthony isn’t at the office he can be found spending time with friends and family, and enjoying all that his home city has to offer. An avid athlete, Anthony is also a competitive power lifter and has taken his passion for the sport to a number of world championships. Anthony also uses his free time to give back to the community, and uses his athleticism and sports knowledge as a referee and coach for multiple sports. 

Canadian Bar Association
2013 - Present
Law Society of Alberta
2013 - Present
Alberta Powerlifting Union
Referee
2012 - Present
University of Alberta Powerlifting Association
Vice President
2010 - 2013
Steer v Chicago Title Insurance Company, 2018 ABQB 28
Meghji v Ippolito, 2017 ABPC 7
Education
University of Alberta, 2013, Juris Doctor
University of Alberta, 2010, Bachelor of Arts, Mathematics, With Distinction
Admissions
Alberta,2014