Jackie has extensive litigation and surface rights regulatory experience that includes the areas of insurance, construction, energy, and employment. In her role, she coordinates the activities of the Calgary Litigation Support Department.
She is responsible for the coordination of large projects and provides assistance with case organization, pleadings, database management and document production, including the identification and organization of both paper and electronic documents, undertaking, trial preparation and maintenance of case rooms.
She is a resource person for precedents, case organization, document management, and software training and support. She also has experience in document management software programs, including Relativity, Summation, Clearwell and Ringtail, and is familiar with the e-discovery process and various protocols that affect the litigation process.
Working with regulatory lawyers in the Blakes Calgary office, Jackie also has wide-ranging experience with all aspects of the right-of-entry order application process for the Alberta Surface Rights Board (now the Land and Property Rights Tribunal) and the Canada Energy Regulator. She oversees and is directly involved in right-of-entry application processes for many large linear developments, including relative to last written offers and the preparation, filing and service of right-of-entry order applications.
Jackie oversees and provides organizational support by reviewing, evaluating and implementing new internal administrative procedures. She manages overall processes to ensure tasks are completed and deadlines met. Jackie also regularly communicates updates, priorities, workflows and reports to the regulatory team.