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Energy, Environmental & Regulatory
Occupational Health & Safety
LAW SCHOOL: University of Alberta
BAR ADMISSIONS: Northwest Territories (2017), Alberta (1999)
Stuart is a partner at McLennan Ross practicing in the areas of energy, environmental & regulatory and commercial litigation, focusing on environmental and occupational health and safety regulatory law, and class actions.
Stuart has extensive experience advising oilsands and other industrial operators in relation to environmental and health and safety law issues, in particular in preparation for and responding to regulatory investigations and prosecutions.
Stuart has a wide range of experience in commercial litigation matters, including contractual disputes, recovery of funds and class actions.
While Stuart has extensive experience in complex multiparty litigation, he is equally comfortable in finding efficient solutions for smaller disputes. He utilizes alternative dispute resolution methods including mediation and arbitration to resolve issues and has significant experience acting as both plaintiff and defendant counsel in class actions in Alberta and in British Columbia.
Stuart advises organizations on contract interpretation, drafting and policy issues and has advised government and administrative tribunals on policy and adjudicative matters.
Awards and Recognition:
Professional Associations, Affiliations and Community Activities:
Regulatory Investigations and Enforcement
Environmental Civil Litigation
Other Environmental Issues