Michael is a Partner in the Litigation and Dispute Resolution group. He practises corporate and commercial litigation in a variety of industries with a special focus on energy (including power and oil and gas), cybersecurity, injunctions, major construction litigation, intellectual property litigation, and class actions. Michael's practice includes all areas of corporate, commercial and real property litigation, including mediations and arbitrations.
Michael has extensive experience before the courts including numerous reported cases as lead counsel and co-counsel. He has appeared as counsel before all levels of court in Alberta, including many trials and appeals. He has also appeared as counsel in the Federal Court of Canada and in a number of complex multi-party arbitrations and mediations. Michael has been recognized as a future litigation star by Benchmark Canada.
In addition to his advocacy, Michael is focused on assisting clients develop and implement effective legal strategies that align with their commercial goals.