Sydney Black

Practice Focus

  • Commercial and General Litigation
  • Construction Litigation
  • Energy Litigation
  • Estate Litigation
  • Occupational Health and Safety
  • Infrastructure and Project Development

Practice Areas


  • Osgoode Hall Law School, Juris Doctor, 2015
  • McGill University, Masters of Arts (History), 2011
  • University of King's College (Halifax), Combined Honours in Contemporary Philosophy and History (with Distinction), 2010

Bar Admission

  • Alberta 2016

Professional Associations

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

Academic Pursuits of Interest

  • Studied Anti-Discrimination Intensive Program: placement at the Ontario Human Rights Legal Support Centre
  • Researched the impact of the Charter on women's rights in the employment context for a paper to be presented at a legal conference of female justices in 2015
  • Public education volunteer with the No Means No Program of the Women's Legal Education & Action Fund