Shannon L. Wray

Practice Focus

  • Commercial & General Litigation
    • Broad experience in commercial, construction, intellectual property, tort and contract claims
    • Extensive experience managing electronic discovery issues in complex commercial litigation
    • Represented a low cost carrier in a complex lawsuit against a legacy airline in the Ontario Supreme Court
  • Securities Litigation
    • Wide range of corporate litigation, including oppression actions and directors' and officers' liability claims
  • Energy Litigation
    • Represents numerous clients in a variety of oil & gas litigation matters
    • Represents parties in the electrical generating industry relating to the interpretation and application of Power Purchase Arrangements, including having acted as counsel in Power Purchase Arrangement arbitration
  • Privacy, Electronic Documents and E-Discovery
    • Regular advisor on records management, litigation preparedness, electronic discovery and evidence matters
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution and Court Experience
    • Appearances before all levels of Courts in Alberta
    • Counsel in arbitrations under Alberta's legislated Power Purchase Arrangements and in related court proceedings
    • Counsel for clients in mediation and arbitration in a wide range of subject matter
  • Estate Litigation
    • Experience in the resolution of contentious matters relating to wills, trusts and the administration of estates

Practice Areas

Education

  • Intensive Trial Advocacy Workshop, University of Calgary Law Department, 2006
  • University of Alberta, Bachelor of Laws, 1999
  • University of Calgary, Bachelor of Science, 1995

Bar Admission

  • Alberta 2000

Professional Associations

  • Member, Law Society of Alberta
  • Member, Canadian Bar Association
  • Member, Calgary Bar Association

Presentations

  • Speaker/panel member for conferences on the topic of e-discovery and the impact of electronic evidence on the litigation process

Community Involvement

  • Volunteer, Calgary Legal Guidance