Rick W. Ewasiuk Q.C.

Partner

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1975 – B.Sc., University of Alberta (Mathematics)
1978 – LL.B., University of Alberta
1979 – Admitted to the Alberta Bar
2000 – Appointed Queen’s Counsel

Practice Areas

Commercial, Corporate, Health

Experience

Rick carries on a practice of law which emphasizes the corporate/commercial area. He has had considerable experience in sophisticated transactions of various kinds, including acquisitions, mergers, partnerships and business reorganizations, in addition to providing advice to businesses, health care corporations and education institutions regarding ongoing contracts, credit issues, planning, technology and policy issues. His experience spans both the for-profit and not-for-profit contexts. He has been a frequent lecturer to business and professional audiences and has published several articles on corporate and commercial law. Rick is the author of a book on shareholders agreements, now in its second edition.
h2. Associations & Memberships

  • Edmonton Bar Association
  • Law Society of Alberta
  • Canadian Bar Association

Educational Leadership

  • Former lecturer, Alberta Bar Admission Course – Corporate Law
  • Former lecturer, University of Alberta, Extension – Contract Law
  • Frequent Presenter, CBA & LESA

Community Involvement

  • Board Member, CASA Child, Adolescent and Family Mental Health
  • Extensive participation in, and pro-bono assistance to, various non-profit organizations including Edmonton Symphony Society, Edmonton Concert Hall Foundation, Stollery Children’s Hospital Foundation, Canadian Association of Family Enterprises and various other community groups and committees
  • Founding Director, Canadian Association of Family Enterprises, Edmonton Chapter