Kelsey C. Clark

Practice Focus

  • Securities, Mergers & Acquisitions
    • Mergers and acquisitions (public and private) and reorganizations
    • Capital markets
    • Securities regulation
    • Corporate governance
    • Shareholder activism

Practice Areas


  • University of British Columbia, Bachelor of Laws, 2000
  • University of Saskatchewan, Bachelor of Arts and Science (Honours), 1996

Bar Admission

  • Alberta 2001

Professional Associations

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

Honours & Recognition

  • Named in Best Lawyers in Canada as a recommended lawyer in the areas of Corporate Law and Mergers and Acquisitions Law, 2019-2022
  • Named by Lexpert Magazine as one of Canada’s 2009 "Rising Stars – Leading Lawyers Under 40

Corporate Roles

  • Director of several private companies
  • Corporate Secretary of several public companies

Professional History

Significant experience in cross-border transactions with over two years professional experience in the Finance Department at an international law firm in London, England where his practice focused on the development, financing and mergers and acquisitions in the oil & gas upstream and downstream sectors.

Professional & Firm Involvement

  • Member, Business Development Committee, BD&P
  • Member, Partnership Admission Committee, BD&P


  • Panel member, Using Transaction Insurance to Solve Risk Allocation in the Current M&A Transaction Environment, BD&P Client Seminar co-hosted with Gallagher Energy Risk Services and Ironshore Canada, June 2015