Heather J. Laing, Q.C.: Lawyer with McDougall Gauley LLP

Heather J. Laing, Q.C.

Partner
Saskatoon,  SK  Canada
Phone(306) 665-5442

Peer Rating
N/R
 N/R

Client Rating

Printer Friendly VersionEmail this PageDownload to My Outlook ContactsAdd lawyer to My FavoritesCompare this lawyer to other lawyers in your favorites

Experience & Credentials
 

Practice Areas

  • General Litigation
  • Insurance Law
 
Mailing AddressP.O. Box 638 Station Main, Saskatoon, SK, S7K 3L7
 
University University of Saskatchewan, Bachelor of Arts, 1990; Introductory Mediation Training, 1998
 
Law SchoolUniversity of Saskatchewan, Bachelor of Laws, 1993
 
Admitted1994, Manitoba; 1995, Saskatchewan
 
Biography

Heather's litigation practice focuses primarily on insurance defence work and civil litigation, including matters involving personal injury, automobile accidents and benefits, contract disputes, construction liability, fire losses and insurance coverage disputes. She has appeared before all levels of court in Saskatchewan at the trial and appellate levels.

Professional

· Appointed Queen's Counsel, 2012

· Partner, 2006

· Admitted to the Saskatchewan Bar, 1995

· Admitted to the Manitoba Bar, 1994

Seminars and Presentations

· Keynote Speaker, FWI-CWI "Women in Law Conference": "The Role of the Law Society in the Retention of Women in Private Practice", Saskatoon, November 2012

· SK Law Society's Continuing Professional Development: "Chambers Advocacy" - "Ethics and Professional Responsibility in Chambers Advocacy", Saskatoon & Regina, November 2012

· Insurance Brokers of Saskatchewan, Loss Prevention Seminar 2005 & 2006

· Aon, Loss Control Seminar, April 2006

· Canadian Litigation Counsel, Western Conference, November 2006 & October 2010

· CBA SK Mid-Winter Meeting - Co-Presenter on Conflicts and Ethics, 2011

· Canadian Defence Lawyers, : For the Defence - Co-Presenter on Self-Represented Litigants, 2011

Memberships & Associations

· President, Law Society of Saskatchewan, 2013

· Bencher, Law Society of Saskatchewan, 2010-2015

· Member, Board of Directors for CAA Saskatchewan

· CBA National Insurance Law Section Executive Member, 2007-2010

· CBA Representative - Court of Appeal Judicial Council, 2005-2009

· Co-chair of 2009 CBA Saskatchewan Branch Mid-Winter Meeting

· Past-President, Saskatoon Bar Association, 2009-2010

· Member, Canadian Defence Lawyers, 2007-present

Publications

· "Insurers Must Defend Work Claims, Saskatchewan Appeal Court Rules" InsuranceWest Magazine, November 2005

· "Conducting a Civil Jury Trial," CBA Bar Notes, Fall 2006

 
ISLN909685056
 
Profile Visibility
#59 in weekly profile views out of 691 lawyers in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan
#151,582 in weekly profile views out of 1,515,052 total lawyers Overall

Office Information

Heather J. Laing, Q.C.

701 Broadway Avenue
SaskatoonSK S7N 1B3




Loading...
 

Professional Networking for Legal Professionals Only

Quickly and easily expand your professional
network - join the premier global network for legal professionals only. It's powered by the
Martindale-Hubbell database - over 1,000,000 lawyers strong.
Join Now