Sharon G.K. Singh has a corporate commercial and regulatory law practice with an emphasis on mining, energy, environmental assessment, and Aboriginal law.
Sharon specialises in resource, construction and infrastructure development projects. She advises clients on regulatory approval requirements, procurement practices, contractor management, risk identification and management, Aboriginal and community relations, and strategic communications.
Before joining Bennett Jones, Sharon was with a leading mining company based in Australia and Canada, working across many fields including commercial, legal, regulatory, government, and community relations. Sharon has a built a reputation for her ability to progress issues through creating trusting relationships between industry groups, associations, governments, Aboriginal and local communities, and the not-for-profit sector.
In the community, Sharon is a founding member and the Vice-Chair Policy of the Business Council of British Columbia's Next Leaders Council. She is a member of the Business Council of British Columbia's Aboriginal and Environmental committees and the Association for Mineral Exploration's Aboriginal Relations, and Land Access and Use committees. In March 2016, Sharon was awarded a Wendy McDonald Award, in the category of Women of Promise by the Leadership Circle of the Greater Vancouver Board of Trade.
She speaks Punjabi, Urdu, and Hindi.
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