MUNICIPAL GOVERNANCE & AUTHORITY
Brownlee’s depth and breadth of knowledge in the field of municipal law has been the lynchpin in the formidable strength of our practice. The lawyers at Brownlee LLP have a critical understanding of Albertan legislation and can capably apply progressive approaches that allow for the success of various municipal clients. Municipal clients dealing with issues arising in and around municipalities rest assured knowing that Brownlee will capably protect and further their interests in a way that is timely, practical and proactive.
Brownlee provides advice and direction to administrators and elected municipal officials with respect to:
- the scope of their legislative authority
- the options available to them to achieve policy goals and objectives
- establishing new entities, such as utility corporations and intermunicipal organizations
- potential conflicts of interest and disqualification issues
- election issues
Brownlee is recognized for its practice in Municipal Governance. Our capable and experienced legal professionals are able to expertly handle all issues arising within the realm of municipal law and guide administrators in a variety of diverse and complex issues.
BARRY A. SJOLIE, Q.C. partner
CHARLOTTE A. ST. DENNIS associate
DEREK J. KING partner
LORNE I. RANDA partner
MARLENA (MARNY) S. PAUL associate
MICHAEL D. MCLAWS associate