Timothy P. Chick: Lawyer with Davis LLP

Timothy P. Chick

Calgary,  AB  Canada

Peer Rating

Client Rating

Featured Rated Peer Review Rated Lawyer IconFeatured Rated Peer Review Rated Lawyer Icon
Printer Friendly VersionEmail this PageDownload to My Outlook ContactsAdd lawyer to My FavoritesCompare this lawyer to other lawyers in your favorites

Experience & Credentials Ratings & Reviews

Practice Areas

  • Securities Litigation
  • Pension & Benefits Law
  • Bankruptcy
Contact InfoTelephone: 403.698.8710
Fax: 403.213.4463
University University of Calgary, B.A., 1984
Law SchoolDalhousie University, LL.B., 1989; Dalhousie University, LL.M., 1993
Admitted1990, Alberta

Tim Chick, LL.M. is a partner in Davis LLP's Calgary office with a practice focused on employment and labour law as well as corporate/commercial and securities litigation.

Tim has practised in Calgary for over 24 years, first as an associate then as a partner at two other national law firms, eventually joining Davis LLP as one of the firm's first four partners in 2003.

As an employment and labour lawyer, Tim has extensive experience in all employment-related matters but fundamentally enjoys his role as counsellor to his clients on employment and labour law issues. Tim's specific experience in the employment and labour law area includes matters such as negotiating employment agreements, preparing corporate policies on matters such as alcohol and drug testing, privacy, internet use and disclipine, advising clients on disability and human rights-related issues, assisting clients who are taking over an existing business, dealing with all manner of employment termination issues (including mass layoffs), mediating disputes between clients and their employees and negotiating an effective settlement of such disputes, or, if a resolution cannot be achieved, taking the matter before the Courts.

As a corporate/commercial litigator, Tim has handled numerous cases involving contractual disputes, oppression and shareholder derivative actions, corporate "divorces", shareholder proxy contests, claims against officers and directors, commercial insurance coverage disputes, claims arising from the breakdown of oil and gas equipment and turbines, disputes arising from the construction of buildings and machinery, and other similar matters.

As part of his employment, corporate/commercial and securities litigation practice, Tim has appeared frequently before Alberta's Court of Queen's Bench and the Alberta Court of Appeal, most recently as counsel on a seminal Alberta Court of Appeal decision involving the enforceability of non-competition agreements. He has also defended and advised many clients who have become involved in matters involving the Alberta Securities Commission, including both investigations and hearings.

Tim's roster of clients include large and small oil and gas companies, financial services firms, private equity companies, large Canadian insurers, security service providers, oilfield service companies, aviation providers, internet service companies and, in one memorable instance, Mr. Lennox Lewis, who at that time was the heavyweight champion of the world.


• Ranked as a leading lawyer by Martindale-Hubbell


• Past Director, Calgary Inn From the Cold Society, a church-based organization providing shelter and meals to homeless persons

• Past Director and Treasurer, Calgary Tennis Club.


View Ratings & Reviews
Profile Visibility
#545 in weekly profile views out of 4,683 lawyers in Calgary, Alberta
#118,117 in weekly profile views out of 1,538,052 total lawyers Overall

Office Information

Timothy P. Chick

1000 - 250 2nd Street S.W.
CalgaryAB T2P 0C1

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