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Lawson Lundell LLP

Lawson Lundell LLP  

Legal Services | Northwest Territories, Canada

www.lawsonlundell.com
tel: +1 867 669 5500 | fax: +1 867 920 2206
200, 4915 - 48 Street | Yellowknife | Northwest Territories | X1A 2N6 | Canada


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Yellowknife, Northwest Territories | Calgary, Alberta | Vancouver, British Columbia

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Lawson Lundell LLP's Overview

Lawson Lundell LLP is a leading Canadian law firm, based in Western Canada, with offices in Vancouver, British Columbia, Calgary, Alberta and Yellowknife, Northwest Territories. We have a substantial footprint in the historic resource and other business sectors in Canada, coupled with a reach well beyond these areas. Many of our clients have head offices outside Canada and range from national and international corporations to entrepreneurial start-ups.

We do top level transactional and project development work and our breadth of speciality areas enables us to provide a full range of services to domestic and international businesses. Our lawyers are recognized as leaders in their areas of practice which includes corporate-commercial law with recognized specialities in mining, energy, mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance, banking, pension, real estate and tax. We are equally strong in regulatory matters and commercial litigation, with recognized specialties in aboriginal, environmental, energy, labour and employment, and insolvency.

The philosophy that guides the provision of our legal services has been developed through decades of working with our clients and learning about their priorities, needs and preferences. We are dedicated to continually improving our service as our knowledge of clients and their needs grows and changes. We are committed to providing exceptional service in a timely manner.

  • Lawyers Worldwide: 110

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Areas of Practice
  • Aboriginal Law
  • Administrative Law
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Banking and Debt Financing
  • Business Litigation
  • Class Action Law
  • Commercial Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Constitutional Law
  • Corporate and Business
  • Employee Benefits
  • Employment and Labor
  • Energy
  • Environmental
  • Forestry
  • Insolvency and Restructuring
  • Insurance
  • Labor Law
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Mining
  • Municipal Law
  • Oil & Gas
  • Product Liability
  • Project Law
  • Project Permitting
  • Public Utility and Regulatory
  • Real Estate
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Protection for Commercial Tenants in Alberta Now Available in the Wake of COVID-19
Lawson Lundell LLP, June 2020

Protection for commercial tenants, similar to what was previously announced in British Columbia, is now potentially coming to Alberta. See the Alberta government’s news release, dated June 16, 2020. On June 16, 2020, the Alberta government introduced Bill 23: the Commercial Tenancies Protection Act, which is intended to protect commercial tenants from evictions and lease terminations during the COVID-19 pandemic. This legislation and an upcoming regulation (expected to be made publicly available within the next two weeks) will cover the period between March 17, 2020 and August 31, 2020...

Managing Employees’ Return to the Workplace
Lawson Lundell LLP, June 2020

In our earlier two blog posts, Returning the Workplace to Safe Operation: Part 1, Part 2, we addressed the occupational health and safety issues surrounding returning the workplace to safe operation. This blog post addresses the employment issues related to managing the return of employees to the workplace from temporary layoff or working from home. Beyond advising employees of the recall, employers should also be prepared to address the responses received from employees when they are told to return to work...

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Blogs

Lawson Lundell 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...

Real Estate Law Blog
Lawson Lundell LLP 

Our Real Estate Law Blog provides brief commentary on current legal trends and developments affecting your business. The topics addressed in Lawson Lundell’s Real Estate Law Blog are of interest to commercial real estate developers, real estate and strata agents, investors, landlords and tenants,...

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...