Spencer returns to Blakes as an Articling Student after joining the Firm as a Summer Student in 2019. Spencer obtained his J.D. from the University of Calgary.
While completing his J.D., he attended the Dentons International Energy Law Tour, where he participated in talks with energy companies, regulators, and lawyers throughout Canada, the United States, and Mexico. Additionally, Spencer attended the International Energy Law in London program, where he stayed in London to learn about Canadian and international oil and gas production and regulation.
Spencer has experience working in the energy industry and worked in the legal department of a large midstream oil and gas company during his second year of law school.
Prior to attending law school, Spencer earned a Bachelor of Applied Science in Chemical and Biological Engineering from the University of British Columbia, graduating with Distinction on the Deans Honour List.
In his spare time, Spencer enjoys kiteboarding, mountain biking, rugby, and travelling.