Brian W. Summers: Lawyer with Dentons Canada LLP

Brian W. Summers

Edmonton,  AB  Canada
Phone780 423 7312

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Practice Areas

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Litigation and Dispute Resolution
  • Trusts, Estates and Wealth Preservation
  • Restructuring, Insolvency and Bankruptcy
  • Trust and Estate Litigation
University University of Toronto, 1975 to 1976; University of Calgary, 1976 to 1978
Law SchoolUniversity of Alberta, LL.B., 1981 Dean's List
Admitted1982, Alberta

Activities and Affiliations

Community Involvement and Pro Bono

•Chair of the Edmonton Community Legal Centre
•Secretary to the Boards of Directors of the Edmonton Symphony Society and the Francis Winspear Centre for Music


Brian practises in a wide variety of commercial litigation with special emphasis on restructuring, insolvency, bankruptcy, trust and estate litigation, and partnership and close corporation disputes. Brian's expertise is built on 30 years (as of 2012) of dealing with myriad commercial litigation issues ranging from the most basic to the most complex.


•Recognized by Best Lawyers in Canada 2015 as one of Canada's leading lawyers in the area of Insolvency and Financial Restructuring Law (2009-2015)

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• Co-author of Creditors Remedies in Alberta (Second Edition), a textbook published by Carswell dealing extensively with the remedies of creditors in the Province of Alberta


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Brian W. Summers

10180 - 101 Street
EdmontonAB T5J 3V5


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