Firm profile submitted by Field Law
The Firm has been providing legal counsel since 1915. More than 125 lawyers work together to provide a wide variety of legal services to businesses and institutions in corporate and commercial matters, litigation and dispute resolution, labour and employment, insurance, intellectual property, construction, energy, Aboriginal, privacy, professional regulatory and medical malpractice issues. Additionally the Firm provides private services to individuals including estate planning services and real estate transactions. As a member of SCG Legal, Field Law's clients also gain access to a seamless global network of firms allowing members to navigate a complex and ever-changing legal landscape with local support. Field's value advantage comes from a commitment to professional excellence and collaborative partnerships with the firm's clients and networks. Clients benefit from Field Law’s framework of a client service culture and dedication to successfully running the Firm as a competitive, continuously improving business while pursuing legal excellence. Field Law is committed to meeting the needs of its clients through the delivery of creative, smart legal solutions that bring clarity to complex challenges. One of Field Law’s core values is giving back to the communities it serves. The Firm is active in many community and charitable initiatives. The Field Law Community Fund Program was launched in 2013 and has so far provided $325,000 in funding to over 42 local projects.
Corporate Commercial: Field Law provides experienced legal representation and advice to public and private corporations, owner-operated businesses, partnerships, joint ventures and not-forprofit organisations, having represented a wide variety of clients in all types of corporate and business disputes, including shareholder disputes, derivative actions, director liability, shareholder oppression, and related matters.
Dispute Resolution/Litigation: Field Law assists clients with alternative dispute resolution, class actions, construction, corporate and business disputes, energy and natural resources, estate litigation, intellectual property and technology, media, Métis and First Nations, pensions and benefits, privacy and products liability.
General Litigation: Field Law assists clients with alternative dispute resolution, class actions, construction, corporate and business disputes, energy and natural resources, estate litigation, intellectual property and technology, media, Métis and First Nations, pensions and benefits, privacy and products liability.
Banking & Insolvency: Field Law represents institutional lenders, receivers and bankruptcy trustees, secured and unsecured creditors, lessees of real and personal property, debtors, and individuals and businesses involved in all types of litigation related to bankruptcy, insolvency and commercial reorganisations.
Health: Field Law represents clients in areas of health care, acting for many hospitals and professional associations within the health care industry.
Insurance: Field Law has comprehensive experience with all matters of insurance claims in terms of rendering coverage opinions, defending claims and bringing subrogated claims on behalf of major insurers. We represent clients in insurance matters before all levels of court and tribunals from Small Claims Court to large, complex arbitration and litigation.
Labour & Employment: Field Law has been providing strategic advice and counsel to management, employee groups and individual employees in a wide variety of industries. With an in-depth knowledge about all aspects of this constantly evolving area of law, we are able to successfully respond to clients’ multi-faceted needs in a proactive and timely manner.
Construction: Whether an owner, design professional, general contractor, subcontractor, material supplier, insurer or surety, Field Law is familiar with the risks and has experience representing each of these ranging in size from single owner businesses to major institutions and international EPC contractors.
Energy: Field Law’s Energy Group provides strategic, client-focused service to a wide range of clients in oil and gas, electricity and renewables, including exploration and production companies, pipeline owners, energy marketers, and service companies, both public and private.
Aboriginal: Field Law has a long history working with the members of numerous First Nations and Métis communities in Alberta and in the Northwest Territories. In particular, Field’s lawyers have experience with business development and tax matters specific to businesses and enterprises owned and operated by Aboriginal people in all sectors of the economy. "Field Law" is a trademark and a trade name of Field LLP.