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Firm Announcements

April 2017
Field Law Supports Pay-it-Forward Ideas of Local Organizations and Community Causes with $75,000

Field Law, a western and northern regional law firm, is excited to announce the launch of its 5th annual Field Law Community Fund Program (the Program). The Program supports local initiatives and causes within communities in Northern and Southern Alberta and the Northwest Territories. In 2017, the Program will donate $75,000 across all three regions....



Taking Off: Drone Law in Canada
What You Need to Know to (Legally) Operate a Drone

Did you know that people operating drones are considered pilots of aircraft? Or that the Canadian drone market is estimated to be worth between $100-$260 million by 2024? How about the fact that more than 300 Canadian companies fall within the Unmanned Aerial Vehicle sector?...


Upcoming Presentations


June 15, 2017
"Fiduciary Duty" as an Ingredient of the Pension "Mélange"
Calgary

Greg Harding, Taylor Woolsey


Our Firm also has a long and proud history of working to ensure a strong legal profession that functions in the public interest.

Firm Commitments

Field Law contributes, as a firm, to many worthwhile initiatives every year.  Here is an example of some of our most recent commitments:

Alberta Law Review
Field is an annual supporter of the Alberta Law Review and is also a major contributor to the Alberta Law Review's 50th Anniversary Endowment.

University of Calgary Law School
In addition to having supported the University of Calgary Law School for many years, Field Law most recently committed to supporting the Faculty of Law Strategic Plan - Fostering Excellence: Seizing the Initiative.

Leilani Muir Graduate Research Scholarship
Funded by Field Law in honour of the historical legal victory won by Leilani Muir and hundreds of victims of sterilization; this scholarship was initiated and is funded via the Edmonton Community Foundation and the Calgary Foundation.

Edmonton Community Legal Clinic
Field Law entered into a long term pledge supporting the ECLC and it's initiatives.

LEAF
Field law is annual attendee at the LEAF Person's Day Breakfast

Philip C. Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition
The Philip C. Jessup International Moot Court Competition is an advocacy competition for law students. Teams of law students compete against one another through the presentation of oral and written pleadings to address timely issues of public international law in the context of a hypothetical legal dispute between nations.

University of Alberta, Faculty of Law
Faculty of Law's Spring Reception Sponsor

Lawyer Commitments

We appreciate that a strong volunteer sector is crucial to building and sustaining healthy communities. Our lawyers have a strong commitment to their communities volunteering in a broad range of sectors often in leadership capacities. As a Firm, we recognize, applaud and support their efforts.

Canadian Bar Association Alberta 
Ayla Akgungor - Co-Chair: 2004 - Present
Brian Vail - Executive Member: 2006 - Present
Janice Jong - Member: 2003 - Present
Chelsey Bailey - Executive: 2006 - 2015
Dan Carroll - Chair, Member: 2000 - Present
Brian Vail - Past Chair: 1997 - Present
Lindsey Miller - Secretary: 2012 - Present
Jon Faulds - Co-Chair: 2009 - Present
Dan Carroll - Chair, Member: 1980 - Present
Janice Jong - Co-Chair: 2009 - Present
Brian Vail - Past Co-Chair: 2010 - 2016
Jennifer Janz - Co-Chair: 2010 - Present
Dan Carroll - Member: 2006 - Present
Joël Michaud - Treasurer: 2010 - Present
Farha Salim - Executive Member: 2010 - Present
Chelsey Bailey - Executive: 2016 - Present

Canadian Institute for the Administration of Justice (CIAJ) 
Greg Harding - Member: 2009 - 2015

Law Society of Alberta 
Sandra Corbett - Member: 2015 - 2017
Sandra Corbett - Member: 2016 - 2017
Sandra Corbett - Member: 2015 - 2017
Sandra Corbett - Vice Chair: 2016 - 2017
Sandra Corbett - Liaison: 2015 - 2017
Sandra Corbett - Bencher-At-Large Member: 2015 - 2016
Sandra Corbett - Vice Chair: 2015 - 2016
Sandra Corbett - Member: 2016 - 2017
Sandra Corbett - Elected Bencher: 2014 - 2017
Kevin Feth - Bencher: 2009 - 2015
Kevin Feth - Member: 2011 - 2015
Kevin Feth - Chair: 2014 - 2015
Kevin Feth - President: 2014 - 2015
Kevin Feth - Chair: 2014 - 2015
Sandra Corbett - Member: 2015 - 2017