Timothy Walter Bardsley (born October 21, 1954 in Etobicoke, Ontario) is a Canadian lawyer and politician. He graduated from the University of Toronto in 1976 with a B.A with honours. He studied law at Dalhousie University and graduated from there in 1979. One year later he moved to Calgary, Alberta, and in 1983 he was elected to city council in Ward 7, where he served for six years while continuing to work as a lawyer. In 1989 he ran unsuccessfully for the Alberta legislature as a Liberal candidate in the electoral district of Calgary-Bow. He worked for Brownlee LLP in Calgary until 2007, and later for Fraser Milner Casgrain LLP in Calgary and thereafter Dentons.
https://web.archive.org/web/20070927221722/http://www.calgary.ca/DocGallery/BU/cityclerks/caldermen.pdf -Calgary Politicians
https://web.archive.org/web/20070930141656/http://www.brownleelaw.com/lawyers/lawyer.php?s=ad&city=Calgary&l_id=104 -Bardsley's profile at Brownlee
http://www.dentons.com/en/tim-bardsley -Bardsley's profile at Dentons
John Edward Brownlee, was the fifth premier of Alberta, serving from 1925 until 1934. Born in Port Ryerse, Ontario, he studied history and political science at the University of Toronto's Victoria College before moving west to Calgary to become a lawyer. His clients included the United Farmers of Alberta (UFA); through his connection with that lobby group, he was involved in founding the United Grain Growers (UGG).
Philip Antony Jeyaretnam is a Singaporean judge, lawyer and writer. He has been a Justice of the High Court of Singapore since 1 November 2021, having previously been a Judicial Commissioner since 4 January 2021. Prior to that, he was the ASEAN chief executive officer and global vice-chair at Dentons. He was the President of the Law Society of Singapore from 2004 to 2007, and was one of the youngest lawyers to be appointed Senior Counsel in 2003 at the age of 38.
Gary Glen Mar, is a Canadian businessman and former politician in Alberta. He is currently the President and CEO of the Canada West Foundation.
Roderick Neil Brown, Q.C. is a lawyer, biologist, Canadian politician and former Member of the Legislative Assembly of Alberta, representing the constituency of Calgary-Nose Hill as a Progressive Conservative.
Asa Milton "Milt" Harradence was a Canadian criminal lawyer, pilot, politician and judge of the Court of Appeal of Alberta.
Sheldon Mervin Chumir was a lawyer and politician from Alberta, Canada.
Joseph Anthony Ceci is an Albertan politician who was elected in the 2019 Alberta general election to represent the electoral district of Calgary-Buffalo in the 30th Alberta Legislature. He was previously elected in 2015 to represent Calgary-Fort in the 29th Legislature. He is a member of the Alberta New Democratic Party. Prior to holding provincial office, Ceci served as an alderman on the Calgary City Council, representing Ward 9 from 1995 to 2010.
Kent Hehr is a Canadian politician from Alberta. He was elected as the Liberal Member of Parliament for the riding of Calgary Centre in the 2015 federal election. Hehr was named Minister of Veterans Affairs in the federal Cabinet, headed by Justin Trudeau, on November 4, 2015, and was shuffled to be Minister of Sport and Persons with Disabilities in August 2017. Hehr resigned from cabinet on January 25, 2018, after allegations of workplace misconduct surfaced from when he was the Member of the Legislative Assembly of Alberta for Calgary-Buffalo. He lost his seat in the 2019 Canadian federal election.
Jonathan Brian Denis, is a Canadian politician and lawyer. On May 9, 2012, he was named Solicitor General, Attorney General, and Minister of Justice for the province of Alberta. He represented the constituency of Calgary-Acadia as a Progressive Conservative in the Legislative Assembly of Alberta from 2008 until 2015.
William Carlos Ives was a Canadian provincial politician and provincial Supreme Court Justice.
Elliott I. Portnoy is an American attorney and the Global chief executive officer of Dentons—a law firm that launched March 28, 2013 with the combination of US/UKMEA firm SNR Denton, Canada's Fraser Milner Casgrain and French's Salans, and is now the largest law firm in the world.
Jeffrey Laurence Bleich is an American lawyer and diplomat from California.
John Farquhar Lymburn was a Canadian politician who served as Attorney-General of Alberta from 1926 until 1935. Born and educated in Scotland, he came to Canada in 1911 and practiced law in Edmonton. In 1925, John Edward Brownlee became Premier of Alberta, and sought a lawyer without partisan affiliation to succeed him as attorney-general. Lymburn accepted the position, and was elected to the Legislative Assembly of Alberta in the 1926 election. As attorney-general, Lymburn took part in negotiations between the Alberta and federal governments over natural resource rights, prepared Alberta's submission in the Persons case, and played a minor role in the sex scandal that forced Brownlee from office. In the 1935 provincial election, Lymburn and all other United Farmers of Alberta candidates were defeated, as William Aberhart led the Social Credit League to victory. Lymburn made an unsuccessful attempt to return to the legislature in 1942, and briefly returned to prominence during the Bankers' Toadies incident, before dying in 1969.
John Brian Zaozirny is a businessman, lawyer and politician from Alberta, Canada. He served in the Legislative Assembly of Alberta from 1979 to 1986 and served as the Minister of Energy from 1982 to 1986.
William Legh Walsh, KC was a Canadian lawyer and judge. He served as the fourth lieutenant governor of Alberta from 1931 to 1936.
Susan M. Moss is a partner at the Law Firm Chemtob Moss & Forman LLP; a firm devoted to the practice of family law, divorce, pre-nuptial agreements and paternity suits. She was born in New York City, NY and grew up in Oceanside, New York. Moss specializes in matrimonial law and is experienced in negotiating settlements and in litigating cases through trial and appeal.
Douglas John Black, is a lawyer and former Canadian senator and from Alberta, Canada. He was appointed to the Senate on Prime Minister Stephen Harper's advice on January 25, 2013, having won a Senate nominee election in 2012. He resigned from the Senate on October 31, 2021 in order to return to private life.
Karl Michael Tilleman is an attorney and two-time Canadian Olympian. Among his accomplishments, Tilleman holds the Olympic record for the most three-point baskets in a single basketball game, hitting ten of sixteen three-point shots, and scoring 21 points in a row for Canada, in a game against Spain in the 1988 Seoul Olympics (highlight video). His Olympic and other international performances against such hall of fame basketball players as Michael Jordan, Karl Malone, and Charles Barkley led team coach, Jack Donohue, to call him "the best three-point shooter in the world." His Olympic three-point record has never been broken, but has been tied twice, most recently by Carmelo Anthony of the US, in 2012.
Professor Damilola Sunday Olawuyi, SAN, FCIArb, is an international jurist, professor of law, arbitrator, author and policy consultant, with expertise in petroleum, mining, energy and environmental law. He is the Deputy Vice Chancellor of Afe Babalola University, Ado Ekiti, Nigeria. Professor Olawuyi was promoted to the rank of Full Professor of Law at the age of 32 years, becoming one of the youngest full professors of law in Nigerian history. He became a Senior Advocate of Nigeria in 2020, aged thirty-seven, becoming the youngest academic ever elevated to the rank of a senior advocate of Nigeria.