Clara C. Ferguson

Clara C. Ferguson

Partner

Expertise

  • Aboriginal Law
  • Administrative Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Constitutional Law

WSG Practice Industries

Activity

Lawson Lundell LLP
British Columbia, Canada

Profile
Clara practices primarily in the area of energy and regulatory law with a focus on public utility regulation, administrative and environmental law. She advises private sector, public sector and government clients on a broad range of matters before regulatory boards and the courts including, market rules and compliance, toll design, facilities applications, aboriginal and public consultation.

Clara has appeared as counsel before administrative tribunals in Alberta and the Northwest Territories and regularly assists clients on proceedings before the Alberta Utilities Commission. Clara also acts for clients with respect to matters before the British Columbia Utilities Commission and the National Energy Board.

Clara has appeared at all levels of the Alberta court, including numerous matters before the Alberta Court of Appeal. Clara has trial experience and participated as counsel at a Coroner's Inquest in the Northwest Territories.

Bar Admissions

Alberta (2009)
Northwest Territories (2009)
British Columbia (2011)

Education

University of British Columbia (B.A., 2001)
Queen's University (Masters of Public Administration, 2004)
University of Alberta (LL.B., 2008)
Areas of Practice

Aboriginal Law | Administrative Law | Commercial Litigation | Constitutional Law | Employment and Labor | Energy | Environmental | Litigation | Native Peoples | Public Law | Public Utility and Regulatory

Professional Career

Significant Accomplishments

Counsel to parties before the Alberta Utilities Commission regarding challenges to rules of the independent system operator

Professional Associations

*Law Society of British Columbia, Member
*Law Society of Alberta, Member
*Canadian Bar Association, Member
*Vancouver Bar Association, Member

Blogs

Commercial Litigation and Dispute Resolution Blog
Lawson Lundell LLP 

Lawson Lundell's Commercial Litigation and Dispute Resolution Blog follows new and interesting issues emerging in the legal and business communities. Our goal is to provide a source of valuable information and insight on a wide variety of matters for our readers.

Labour & Employment Law Blog
Lawson Lundell LLP 

Lawson Lundell's Labour and Employment Law Blog provides updates on the most recent legal developments impacting the Canadian workplace and offers practical tips for employers. We cover a range of topics, including labour relations, employment law, collective bargaining, human rights, employment...

Privacy & Data Management Blog
Lawson Lundell LLP 

This blog is authored by members of the Privacy & Data Management Department. We follow new and interesting issues emerging in the legal and business communities. We follow emerging issues, legal developments, and new technology as they impact privacy and data management. We will focus on how...

Project Law Blog
Lawson Lundell LLP 

The Lawson Lundell Project Law Blog focuses on updating proponents on new and interesting issues emerging in the law and policy that applies to the development of major projects in Canada. The focus of the blog is on matters relating to environmental assessment and compliance, regulatory matters...

The Business Law Blog
Lawson Lundell LLP 

This blog is authored by members of the Litigation and Dispute Resolution Department. We intend to follow new and interesting issues emerging in the legal and business communities. The wide range of experience among the members of our litigation group will provide a diverse and insightful...