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.
Mazankowski Alberta Heart Institute
When plans were announced to build the Mazankowski Alberta Heart Institute building, Field Law entered into a long term pledge to support this worthwhile project.
Each year, Field Law's Edmonton and Calgary offices have an in-house campaign to raise funds for the United Way in their respective cities. Field Law is very proud of its long-standing support of the United Way and the enthusiasm and commitment of all firm members from staff to partners.
United Way Corporate Campaign
In addition to staff and partner individual pledges, Field Law is a major supporter of both the Edmonton and Calgary United Way corporate fundraising campaigns every year.
TEC Venture Prize
TEC Venture Prize is an Edmonton and area competition to support local entrepreneurs. Since its first competition in 2002-2003, Field Law has been a platinum sponsor and contributed a total of $140,000. Lawyers from Field Law have also donated their time each year to present at the legal perspective portion of the Venture Prize seminar series which teaches the fundamentals of a business plan to competitors.
Calgary Folk Festival
Field Law is a long-standing and proud sponsor of the Calgary Folk Music Festival. In addition to our financial commitment, our partner Steve Eichler, on the Board of directors from 2001 - 2009. We are also proud sponsors of the Festival’s home, Festival Hall.
Stollery Children's Hospital Foundation
Don and Marina Ghermezian present the Snowflake Gala yearly in support of the Stollery Children's Hospital Foundation. Traditionally Field Law purchases a table at this event.
Bechtel Refinery Engineering Award
In honour of our 50th anniversary relationship with Bechtel as a client, Field Law annually provides a scholarship in the undergraduate awards program to an engineering student at the University of Calgary.
Edmonton Community Legal Clinic
Field Law entered into a long term pledge supporting the ECLC and it's initiatives.
March of Dimes Canada
Field Law sponsored and participated in the 2008 and 2009 Rock for Dimes charity event. The 'Fieldstones' took the stage both years to battle for the title of Calgary's best corporate band. In 2008 the Fieldstones found success and came in 1st place in the competition.
Public Foundation for Art and Life
Field Law is a sponsor of the Continuum - the Voice of Canadian Culture 2017".
Field Law has been a proud supporter of the Alberta Ballet since 1993. We continue our involvement with its Board of Directors and act as their legal counsel.
Alberta Diabetes Foundation
Field Law is a proud sponsor and attendee of the ADF "A Night To Remember" Gala annually.
Field Law is an annual sponsor of the Alberta Diabetes Foundation for Research through it's annual Relay for Life.
Canadian Bar Association
Field Law is a sponsor of the Canadian Bar Association and the CBA Law Day.
Canadian Senior Curling Championship
Field Law's own Glenys Bakker is a member of the Team Alberta Women.
Field Law provides a corporate donation and attends the Christmas Bureau Breakfast annually.
Edmonton Pride Festival
Field Law is a supporter and sponsor of the annual Edmonton Pride Festival.
Folk on the Rocks
Field Law is a proud sponsor of the annual Folk on the Rocks music festival in Yellowknife, NT.
Grant MacEwan University
Field donates an annual Bursary Award to Grant MacEwan for their Legal Assistant Diploma program.
Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation
Field Law sponsored the JDRF's 18th Annual Gala and Auction in 2009
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.
Rock ‘n’ Robes
Field Law is a sponsor of this battle of the bands event where musically talented lawyers and judges will be perform to raise funds for Youth Empowerment and Support Services.
Field donates an annual Bursary Award to SAIT for their Legal Assistant Diploma program.
The Rotary Club of Calgary
Field Law is proud to be an ongoing sponsor of the Rotary Stay in School Golf Tournament.
University of Alberta
Field Law funds the Dane Wintermute Hockey Scholarship awarded to an undergraduate Golden Bears hockey team member on the basis of excellence in hockey, tenacious effort, sportsmanship, leadership, academic standing and financial need.
University of Alberta, Faculty of Law
Faculty of Law's Spring Reception Sponsor
Yellowknife Racquet Club
Annual sponsor to the Field Law Freeze-Up Squash Tournament in Yellowknife, NT.
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.
Alberta Ballet Company
Frank Molnar - Legal Affairs and Corporate Secretary: 1995 - Present
Alberta Children's Hospital Foundation
Roy Boettger - Director: 2009 - Present
Alberta Diabetes Foundation
Bob Teskey - Board Member: 2003 - Present
Alberta Diabetes Foundation - Halloween Howl Fun Run and Walk
Sharon Stefanyk - Executive Committee Member: 2014 - Present
Alberta Diabetes Institute
Bob Teskey - Chair: 2005 - Present
Calgary Downtown Association
Jim Doyle - Chair: 2009 - Present
Calgary Exhibition and Stampede
Michael Casey - President: 2011 - Present
Calgary Rotary Challenger Park
Kevin Schouten - Director: 2010 - Present
Calgary Rotary Clubs Foundation
Roy Boettger - Director: 2011 - 2016
Roy Boettger - President: 2014 - 2015
Canadian Bar Association, Insurance Law Section (North)
Sharon Stefanyk - Executive Committee Member at Large: 2015 - Present
Canadian Blood Services
Bob Teskey - Board Member: 2009 - Present
CBA Elder Law Subsection
Malkit Atwal - Chair: 2014 - Present
CBA Mentor Program
Dan Carroll - Mentor: 2005 - Present
CBA Wills and Trusts Subsection
Malkit Atwal - Executive: 2014 - Present
Chinook Rhythmique Gymnastic Club
Barbara Boeckx - Awards Chairperson: 2013 - Present
Christine Pratt - Board Member: 2009 - Present
Council of College of Registered Psychiatric Nurses of Alberta
Sandra Corbett - Public Member: 2011 - Present
Edmonton Area Land Trust
Dan Carroll - Advisor: 2009 - Present
Edmonton Chamber of Commerce
Greg Harding - Member: 2010 - 2015
Edmonton Community Legal Centre
Jon Faulds - Director: 2008 - Present
Edmonton Food Bank
Sandeep Dhir - Director: 2015 - Present
Edmonton Humane Society
Brian Filips - Board of Directors: 2010 - Present
Brian Filips - Vice Chair: 2016 - 2016
Free Footie Soccer Society
Dana Adams - Secretary: 2012 - Present
Grace United Church
Randal Carlson - Official Board Chair: 2010 - Present
Law Society of Alberta
Kevin Feth - President: 2014 - 2015
Law Society of Northwest Territories
Jack Williams - Finance Committee Member: 2012 - 2015
McMahon Stadium Society
Roy Boettger - Director & Vice President: 2012 - Present
Pro Bono Students Canada
Dan Carroll - Supervisor: 2005 - Present
Public Foundation for Art and Life
Greg Harding - Director: 2009 - Present
St. Thomas Moore Catholic Parish, Parish Council
Brian Vail - Chair: 2009 - Present
Taylor College and Seminary
Bob Teskey - Trustee, Past Chair/Vice Chair: 1997 - Present
Bob Teskey - Board Member: 2006 - Present
Temple B'nai Tikvah
Steve Eichler - President: 2013 - Present
The George Spady Centre
Teresa Tomkinson - Director: 2009 - Present
University of Alberta, Board of Governors
Bob Teskey - Member: 2009 - Present