Shauna N. Finlay Q.Arb


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1995 – B.A., University of Alberta (with Honours)
1999 – LL.B., University of Alberta
2000 – Admitted to the Alberta Bar
2001 – Admitted to the Ontario Bar (no longer active member)
2007 – Admitted to the British Columbia Bar (no longer active member)

Practice Areas

Administrative Law, Municipal Law, Expropriation, Litigation, Professional Regulatory, Bankruptcy, Insolvency & Receiverships, Alternative Dispute Resolution, Health Law


Shauna articled at a national firm in Calgary and then practiced environmental law at a major mergers and acquisitions firm in Toronto. She then returned to Edmonton in 2003 to work at the Alberta Court of Appeal before working and then becoming a partner at an international firm between 2004 and 2014. Shauna joined RMRF in 2014.

Shauna practices administrative law in the areas of professional and regulatory compliance, municipal taxation and assessment, environment, and municipal law.

She is also Qualified Arbitrator. In this role, her experience in administrative law and decision-making is invaluable.

Shauna sits on the Board of Directors of Cycling Canada, a National Sport Organization that promotes cycling and pursues world class results by leading high performance programs and enabling the development of athletes.

Associations & Memberships

  • Law Society of Alberta
  • Canadian Bar Association
  • ADR Institute of Alberta

Educational Leadership

  • Visiting speaker, University of Alberta, Faculty of Law – environmental law classes
  • Visiting speaker, Northern Alberta Institute of Technology – photojournalism course

Hobbies & Interests

  • Racing
  • Running
  • Cycling
  • Hiking