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Scott H. D. Bower

Partner, Co-Head of Research

Corporate, Commercial, Securities and Energy Lawyer at Bennett Jones Calgary

T: 403.298.3301

Head of Legal Research for the firm in Alberta, Scott Bower represents clients in corporate, commercial, securities and energy litigation matters. He appears before all levels of court in Canada and before disciplinary bodies and provincial securities commissions, representing corporations, governmental agencies, banks and individuals.

Scott's experience in dispute resolution includes assisting businesses and individuals who are contemplating or facing traditional court proceedings as well as those considering arbitration or mediation. He handles complex matters including energy ownership and royalty disputes before the Supreme Court of Canada and has also appeared before that court assisting clients with constitutional cases.

An active member of the community, Scott has served as a volunteer director and president for Calgary Legal Guidance, a charitable organization providing free legal services to the disadvantaged, and currently is a member of the Joint Law Society of Alberta and Canadian Bar Association Legislative Review Committee. Scott is also an Associate American Bar Association member.

Select Experience

  • Repsol S.A. in connection with the proposed $15.1 billion acquisition of Talisman Energy Inc. Read more
  • Anderson Energy Ltd., an Alberta-based oil and gas company, in connection with its acquisition by Freehold Royalties Ltd. and related reorganization pursuant to a plan of arrangement.
  • Parkland Fuel Corporation in connection with its $110 million acquisition of all of the outstanding shares of SPF Energy Inc.

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  • LexisNexis Martindale-Hubbell

    Scott H. D. Bower, received a BV Distinguished Peer Review Rating

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