Terri-Lee’s practice focuses on project-related issues concerning natural resource development with a specialization in regulatory, environmental and Aboriginal law issues. She acts for a variety of companies in environmental assessments and regulatory proceedings to obtain approvals for major developments in the oil and gas, pipeline, mining, hydro and wind sectors. Terri-Lee frequently advises clients on a variety of agreements with First Nations and Métis groups and negotiates impact benefit agreements.
Terri-Lee has appeared before the National Energy Board, the Alberta Energy Resources Conservation Board, the Alberta Utilities Commission, the Alberta Natural Resources Conservation Board, the Mackenzie Valley Environmental Impact Review Board and Federal-Provincial Joint Review Panels in respect of environmental assessment proceedings. She has also appeared before the Court of Queen’s Bench and Court of Appeal of Alberta. Prior to joining Osler, Terri-Lee practised at another major national law firm in Calgary and completed a clerkship with the Federal Court of Canada in Ottawa.