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Clifford Proudfoot QC

Vancouver, Canada Global Guide 2021 Ranked in 1 departments
Ranked in : Environment
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Environment - Canada

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Clifford Proudfoot QC advises on a range of matters including environmental assessments and court challenges to the issuance of mining permits. One client shared: "His record is extraordinary. He is my trusted adviser and a leading regulatory lawyer in Canada."
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Managing Partner of Lawson Lundell, Cliff's practice is focused on environmental and Indigenous litigation. His clients include companies in the forestry, manufacturing, mining, real estate development, hydro-electric power generation industries. Cliff has represented his clients in environmental prosecutions, administrative actions, permit appeals, environmental assessments and has helped clients respond to a wide variety of environmental investigations and prosecutions.

Cliff advises clients respecting compliance with environmental laws and regulations, due diligence and environmental auditing. He also assists clients in developing corporate environmental policies, contingency plans, operating manuals, and standard operating procedures. Cliff advises clients faced with a variety of issues surrounding contaminated sites including those clients in the oil and gas, forestry, mining and chemical industries as well as private landfill operations. He has successfully defended clients against numerous regulatory and environmental prosecutions.

Career

Admitted to Manitoba (1990) and British Columbia (1992) Bars.

Cambridge University LL.M (1989); University of Manitoba LL.B (1988).

Professional Memberships

BC Oil and Gas Commission (Past Member)

Statutory Advisory Committee and Chair of Regulatory Committee

Board Member 7-Eleven Canada; Metro Vancouver Crime Stoppers, Past Board Member and Corporate Secretary

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