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Jason D. Roth

Partner, Head of Construction

Energy Development Project, Engineering, Construction and Procurement Lawyer at Bennett Jones Calgary

T: 403.298.2070

Jason Roth is head of the firm's construction law practice group.

Jason practises in energy and infrastructure development projects and represents owners/developers and contractors in relation to domestic and international LNG, power, electrical transmission, pipeline, natural gas processing and other projects.

Jason practises in strategic advice, structuring, and drafting and negotiation of engineering, procurement and construction (EPC), engineering and procurement (E&P), engineering, procurement and construction management (EPCM) and owner-managed contracts related to such projects. He also assists clients with general procurement and supply chain matters as well as contract administration issues such as change order management and warranty issues.

From 2005 to 2006, Jason was in-house project counsel for the Qatar Liquefied Gas Company Limited (II) Project in Doha, Qatar. The US$12-billion project supplies 15 mpta of liquefied natural gas from Qatar to the UK and north Europe.

In 2008, Jason was on secondment as general counsel to TAQA North Ltd., the Canadian subsidiary of Abu Dhabi National Energy Company PJSC, and has experience assisting foreign-based entities with development of their Canadian energy assets.

Jason has also worked for a major international law firm in Bangkok, Thailand.

Select Experience

  • Encana Corp. in connection with its development of natural gas processing plants in the Montney region of BC (EPCM).
  • Publicly held corporation in connection with its development of natural gas processing plants in the Duvernay region of Alberta (EPCM).
  • Spectra Energy Transmission, in connection with the engineering, procurement and construction management of its Dawson processing Plant (200MMcf/day; Montney natural gas), Fort Nelson North (250MMcf/day; Horn River Shale) and T-North Expansion projects (EPCM).

Recent Recognitions

  • 2017, Chambers Canada

    Jason D. Roth, Recognized Practitioner, Construction
  • 2016, Who's Who Legal: Energy

    Jason D. Roth, recognized as one of the world's leading energy lawyers
  • 2016, Who's Who Legal: Canada

    Jason D. Roth, recognized as a leading lawyer in the area of energy

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