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Canada Guide 2023
Alberta Corporate/Commercial
Band 1

0 Ranked Lawyers


Provided by Gowling WLG (Canada) LLP

From local startups to global powerhouses, Gowling WLG offers advanced experience and efficient service covering a full range of corporate and commercial law matters.

We understand the issues you face because we're immersed in the same issues every day. With the ability to flex to match the job at hand, our team is equipped to handle everything from landmark transactions and major reorganizations to routine business filings and agreements.

Spanning all industry sectors, our services include:

  • Incorporations
  • Reorganizations, amalgamations, continuances, arrangements and dissolutions
  • Corporate governance
  • Company secretarial (including registration for extra-territorial corporations)
  • Virtual (outside) general counsel services
  • Shareholder, partnership and joint venture agreements
  • Managed service and outsourcing agreements
  • IT contracts
  • Service and supply agreements
  • Franchise, agency and distribution agreements
  • Consumer and direct selling agreements

Chambers Review

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Corporate/Commercial: Highly Regarded - Alberta
Band 1
What the team is known for

Gowling WLG is an international law firm that enjoys a solid presence in Alberta, where it regularly advises on distressed M&A deals and infrastructure derivative financing matters. The team is focused on the oil and gas industry, with notable expertise in the midstream sector. The Calgary-based group is well positioned to advise on mining, IT and technology matters, and has a significant practice emphasis on the mid-market and a growing focus on international transactions. The team is also increasingly involved in transactions in the cannabis space.

Notable practitioners

Greg Peterson heads the firm's Calgary corporate finance, M&A and private equity group.

Work Highlights

Provided by Gowling WLG (Canada) LLP
  • Gowling WLG acted for the majority shareholder of Dynamic Risk Assessment Systems in connection with the sale of all of its outstanding securities of the company to Eddify Technologies for CAD81.54 million.