David J. Macaulay: Lawyer with Bennett Jones LLP

David J. Macaulay

Partner, Co-Head of Power and Renewable Energy
Calgary,  AB  Canada

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Practice Areas

  • Aboriginal Law
  • Corporate Commercial Law
  • Private Equity
  • Project Finance
Contact InfoTelephone: 403.298.3479
Fax: 403.265.7219
University University of Alberta, B.Comm., 1984
Law SchoolUniversity of Toronto, J.D., 1988
Admitted1989, Alberta

David Macaulay, co-head of the firm's power and renewable energy practice group, represents clients in the energy sector, both domestically and internationally.

He has significant experience in the development of commercial energy projects, with an emphasis on structuring power projects (gas, coal, hydro and alternative fuels), pipeline and mining joint ventures, and oil and gas projects in Western Canada and the frontier areas of the East Coast, Mackenzie Delta and Northwest Territories.

Clients benefit from David's major domestic energy project experience which includes Mackenzie Valley Pipeline and the Terra Nova and Sable Island offshore projects.

Internationally, David has represented clients in the acquisition of significant energy infrastructure assets in Australia and power development projects in both Australia and South America.

David brings to the commercial projects work expertise in financing including experience with project financing, conventional debt, private equity, and commodity and other hedging and risk management arrangements and transactions in assessing and mitigating risks in commercial energy projects which is critical in various project structures.

He serves as a director of a number of private corporations and is the past chairman and a long-term board member for Lindsay Park Sports Society, which operates the Talisman Centre for Sport and Wellness.


Banks & Financial Institutions


Energy: Oil & Gas

Energy: Power & Renewables



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David J. Macaulay

855-2nd Street S.W.
CalgaryAB T2P 4K7

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