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May 2017
Field Law Announces Voting Phase of Community Fund Program

Field Law, a western and northern regional law firm, is excited to announce the launch of the online voting phase of the fifth year of the Field Law Community Fund Program (the Program). The Program, which supports local pay-it-forward initiatives in the communities Field Law operates in, is now accepting public input to help determine how many of the almost 100 applicants will be awarded funds from the $75,000 available....

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....

One of the core values of our Firm is to give back to the communities in which we work and live. As a result Field Law supports many community initiatives.

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:

United Way
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.

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.

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.

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.

Christmas Bureau
Field Law provides a corporate donation and attends the Christmas Bureau Breakfast annually.

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

Yellowknife Racquet Club
Annual sponsor to the Field Law Freeze-Up Squash Tournament in Yellowknife, NT.

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.

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

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

Pro Bono Students Canada 
Dan Carroll - Supervisor: 2005 - 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

TEC Edmonton 
Bob Teskey - Board Member: 2006 - Present

Temple B'nai Tikvah 
Steve Eichler - President: 2013 - Present

The George Spady Centre 
Teresa Tomkinson - Director: 2009 - Present