Mr Bernard J Roth > Dentons > Calgary, Canada > Lawyer Profile
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Mr Bernard J Roth
Aboriginal Law (Canada); Environment and Natural Resources; Energy; Mining
Bernard practices in the firm’s Energy Regulatory Practice Group in Calgary. His experience in this area has focused on administrative law.
Columbia University, 1992, LL.M.
University of Saskatchewan, 1988, LL.B. (Great Distinction and Gold Medalist)
University of Saskatchewan, 1985, B.A. (Honours)
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Dentons is sought after to advise on commercial and regulatory matters related to the sale and purchase of upstream and midstream assets, energy project development and the regulation of energy infrastructure. In particular, clients note the team’s ability to seamlessly handle multi-jurisdictional transactions. The oil and gas practice is particularly specialized in the midstream industry where it has seen significant growth. Transactional lawyer Michael Hurst jointly leads the department with regulatory expert Bernard Roth and commercial specialist George Antonopoulos. Laura Estep is also recommended.
Dentons energy team routinely advises on asset acquisitions and disposals and new project developments and regulatory approvals, with an emphasis on natural gas-fuelled power stations. The practice is jointly led by Toronto-based transaction specialist Vivek Bakshi and regulatory expert Bernard Roth, who is based in the firm’s Calgary office. Another key name in the team is Helen Newland, who is active in a variety of operational and development matters involving power and utilities projects.
Dentons‘ Aboriginal law group advises clients on land claims and treaty rights, the negotiation and drafting of agreements and risk management issues related to project financings. The practice group has further expertise in regulatory and environmental law matters, and also represents clients before administrative and rule-making bodies. Montréal-based Ann Bigué has a strong reputation representing clients in the energy, natural resources and mining sectors. Practice head Bernard Roth in Calgary also has extensive experience in oil and gas-related matters.
- Leading individuals - Canada > Energy and natural resources > Oil and gas
- Indigenous law - Canada
- Oil and gas - Canada > Energy and natural resources
- Power - Canada > Energy and natural resources
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- Transport > Aviation
- Dispute resolution
- Indigenous law
- Business immigration
- Capital markets
- Corporate and M&A
- International trade
- Labour and employment
- Energy and natural resources > Mining
- Energy and natural resources > Oil and gas
- Transport > Other transport
- Energy and natural resources > Power
- Public procurement
- Real estate
- Restructuring and insolvency
- Banking and finance
- Competition and antitrust
- Infrastructure projects