Alex maintains a litigation practice focusing on environmental law, natural resources, energy and electricity projects, privacy and access to information, contracts, insurance, regulatory enforcement and compliance, and professional liability disputes.
He regularly represents public institutions (universities, colleges, municipalities) and private companies in a variety of industry sectors (oil and gas, energy, mining, telecommunications, insurance, construction). He has appeared before all levels of court in Newfoundland and Labrador, all levels of the Federal Court, the Board of Commissioners of Public Utilities and numerous other boards and tribunals.
Alex is a member of the Law Society of Newfoundland and Labrador and the Canadian Bar Association, a Director for Campus Childcare Inc. (Memorial University of Newfoundland) and Chair of the Newfoundland and Labrador Environmental Industry Association.
Feb 14, 2020
On February 4, 2020, for the first time, an appeal court expressly held the general principles of contract interpretation have subsumed the…