David J. Stratton, Q.C.: Lawyer with Davis LLP

David J. Stratton, Q.C.

David J. Stratton is a partner in the Davis LLP Edmonton office.
Edmonton,  AB  Canada

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Practice Areas

  • Construction Law
  • Corporate / Commercial and Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Forestry Law
  • Banking & Financial Services
  • Pensions & Benefits Law
  • Securities & Corporate Finance
  • Japan
  • Competition & Antitrust
  • Corporate Services
  • Real Estate Law
  • Project Finance
  • Infrastructure and Public Private Partnerships
  • Corporate Structuring
University University of Alberta, B.A., 1973
Law SchoolUniversity of Alberta, LL.B., 1974
Admitted1975, Alberta; 2013, Saskatchewan; 1999, Nunavut; 1990, Northwest Territories

Appointed Queen's Counsel (1994)
Member, Law Society of Alberta
Member, Law Society of the Northwest Territories
Member, Law Society of Nunavut
Member, Canadian Bar Association
Member, Edmonton Bar Association
Member, Canadian Pension Benefits Conference
Member, Corporate and Commercial Advisory Committee, Law Society of Alberta, 1993-2009; former Chair and Vice-Chair
Mr. Stratton has been an active volunteer for a number of local, provincial and national charitable, political and church organizations
Member, the first Board of Directors of the Capital Health Authority (the regional health authority for the Edmonton region)
Member, Edmonton, Alberta and Canadian Board of Directors of Victorian Order of Nurses
Member, Board of Directors of the Pilgrim's Hospice Society (a charitable organization devoted to palliative care in the Edmonton area)


David Stratton, Q.C. is a senior partner at Davis. His practice in the area of corporate/commercial law emphasizes mergers and acquisitions, complex commercial matters and disputes, and partnership and shareholder relationships and disputes.

David also practises in the area of pension and benefit trust law, where he acts for, and provides comprehensive advice to, the sponsors, governing bodies and administrators of pension and other forms of benefit plans.

David has extensive experience in providing strategic advice and opinions to builders and owners, secured lenders and receivers, businesses and individuals, and others in construction matters, secured lending and restructuring matters related to insolvency, corporate restructuring, and general commercial matters.

Notable Matters
Sprott Resource Lending Partnership Closes $140...
April 28, 2014
Acted for Sprott Resource Lending Partnership in a non-revolving secured $140 million credit facility
Evergreen Line Rapid Transit Project Achieves...
January 29, 2013
Counsel to EGRT Construction and two of its key subcontractors, SNC-Lavalin Constructors (Pacific)
Successful proponent in North East Anthony Henday...
May 1, 2012
Acted for Capital City Link General Partnership on the Northeast Anthony Henday Drive Project, a Public-Privat
Alberta Schools PPP (Phase Two) Achieves Financial...
April 15, 2010
Acted for B2L Partnerships in the Alberta Schools Project Phase II, a Public-Private Partnership (PPP)
RTL-Westcan Completes Refinancing and Acquires...
April 7, 2010
Advised various management investors in connection with the formation of the new limited partnership,
Revolving Credit Agreement by $100 million (US)...
Quebec counsel for the guarantor with respect to an increase in a Revolving Credit Agreement by $100

In the Media
56 Davis LLP Lawyers Recognized as Best in Canada...
August 25, 2014
Davis LLP has once again featured prominently in Best Lawyers,...
33 Davis Lawyers Recognized in 2014 Canadian Legal...
June 2, 2014
Davis LLP Increases Number of Ranked Lawyers in 2014.Davis...
44 Davis LLP Practitioners Recognized in List of...
August 12, 2013
Davis LLP is pleased to announce that 44 of the firm's...
2013 Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory Recognizes...
August 1, 2013
Davis LLP gains new ground in key resource practice areas in...
National Creditor/Debtor Review Publishes Davis LLP...
March 28, 2013
National Creditor/Debtor Review, an industry newsletter published...
$889 Million Evergreen Line Rapid Transit Project...
January 30, 2013
On January 29, 2013, the B.C. Ministry of Transportation and...

BV Distinguished Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell
Best Lawyers in Canada (Corporate Law), 2014
Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory (Corporate Commercial Law), Repeatedly Recommended, 2011-2013


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David J. Stratton, Q.C.

10060 Jasper Avenue
EdmontonAB T5J 4E5


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