Brad Wall joins Osler as special advisor

Brad Wall

May 1 2018

Calgary, May 1, 2018 – One of Canada’s most enduring and popular leaders and a tireless advocate of sustainable economic development, former Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall, is joining Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP as a special advisor to the firm and its clients.

Over a span of almost 20 years in politics, Mr. Wall has demonstrated a consistent ability to bring political and business leaders together as he implemented creative ways to bolster the Province’s economic well-being. He was successful in bringing Saskatchewan into a fully engaged partnership with the Federal Government by advocating strongly for resources investment and protections, while applying astute fiscal management that fostered growth in employment, investments and revenues.

 “Some have called Brad one of Canada’s great leaders. We agree with that assessment,” said Osler Managing Partner and Chief Executive, Doug Bryce. “We are excited to be able to offer our clients his strategic insights, particularly in the energy and agri-food businesses where Brad has exceptional understanding of the inextricable links among the political, business and trade spheres.”

Shawn Denstedt, Osler’s energy/regulatory industry leader said: “Our clients need passionate advocates who are dedicated to effecting a national energy policy that supports their long-term, capital intensive projects.Brad is best known for taking an open door approach to identifying new opportunities and creating trusted relationships that have promoted his province on a global stage. And now our clients and our people will get the benefit of that strategic insight and approach.”

Brad Wall will be based in Osler’s Calgary office and may be reached at: 403.260.7002 or bwall@osler.com.


Osler Media Contacts:

Judy Stein-Korte

Senior Media & Public Relations Officer

Tel: 416.862.4219

Email: jstein@osler.com

Heather Marshall

Director, Client & Business Development

Tel: 403.592.7219

Email: hmarshall@osler.com

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