July 23, 2015
Osler is pleased to welcome Melanie Gaston to our growing national Litigation team. She joins the firm as a partner in our Calgary office.
A seasoned litigator, Melanie’s practice focuses on complex commercial litigation, with a particular emphasis on construction, energy and securities matters. She routinely advises clients in construction disputes, class actions, insurance law matters, product liability cases, and commercial real estate and contractual disputes, and provides counsel on oppression cases, including disputes over shareholders’ rights and holders of debt instruments.
Melanie has appeared before all levels of court in Alberta and has represented clients before a number of administrative tribunals and in mediations and arbitrations. She is a welcome addition to Osler’s strong Western Canadian commercial litigation practice, and her presence reinforces our commitment to providing clients with strategic, innovative solutions to complex litigation matters.
As one of the most highly regarded dispute resolution teams in the country, Osler’s Litigation Group represents clients in an array of matters – from commercial, insolvency, energy, corporate governance and securities concerns to product liability, pension and employment, Aboriginal law, and class action disputes. Our accomplished litigators have argued some of the country’s most high-profile cases and represented clients in numerous private arbitrations and mediations.