Mr Michael A. Hurst > Dentons > Calgary, Canada > Lawyer Profile

Dentons
850 - 2ND STREET SW
15TH FLOOR, BANKERS COURT
CALGARY, ALBERTA T2P 0R8
Canada

Work Department

Mike is a partner and manager of the Firm’s Energy Transactions practice section in the Calgary office. He is also the Firm’s national and global Energy sector lead for Canada.

Position

Mike’s expertise is in the area of energy law. His advice has been sought with respect to oil and gas upstream, midstream and pipeline acquisitions, the structuring of greenfield projects, financing transactions and product sales arrangements.

Mike has worked on infrastructure projects in the Western Canada Sedimentary Basin, the Canadian arctic and offshore areas and South America.

Mike has acted in the structuring of three large oilsands joint ventures.

Career

Admitted to Bar: Alberta, 1976

Languages

English

Memberships

  • Member and Past Director of the Canadian Petroleum Law Foundation
  • Member of the Canadian Bar Association
  • Member of the Calgary Bar Association

Education

University of Alberta, 1975, LLB

University of Alberta, 1974, BA

Lawyer Rankings

Canada > Energy and natural resources > Oil and gas

(Leading individuals)

Michael HurstDentons

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.