David D. Risling

David D. Risling: Attorney with McLennan Ross LLP
  • Partner at McLennan Ross LLP (95 Attorneys)
  • 600 McLennan Ross Building, 12220 Stony Plain Road, Edmonton, AB, Canada T5N 3Y4
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    3.0/5.0 (1)
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Biography

David practices litigation with an emphasis on insurance. David also focuses his practice on employment and labour law. He is also a member of the firm’s Executive Committee.

Courts & Tribunals:

•Has appeared before the Supreme Court of Canada, the Alberta Court of Appeal, Queen's Bench and Provincial Court
•Has been involved in several trials including a lengthy jury trial
•Has been involved in numerous JDRs, mediations and arbitrations

Experience

•Experienced in conducting numerous files involving:
•negligence law
•professional liability
•product liability
•breach of contract
•property
•defending employers for the intentional torts of employees and
•constitutional challenges
•Represents and advises insurers on numerous issues including coverage, liability and quantum issues
•Represents and advises corporations and institutions in various commercial disputes
•Has provided services to large insurers operating inside and outside Alberta, as well as to claims personnel of large self-insured corporations

Presentations

• Catholicity Constitutional Law Workshop , McLennan Ross Seminar, 2017
• Workplace Harassment & Workplace Respect Programs , McLennan Ross Webinar, 2014
• 2012 Labour & Employment Year-in-Review , McLennan Ross Seminar, 2013
• Harassment in the Workplace , McLennan Ross Webinar, 2012

Areas of Practice (6)

  • Insurance & Risk Management
  • Labour & Employment
  • Litigation
  • Education
  • Cannabis
  • Municipal

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
780.482.9114  Phone
www.mross.com
University Attended:
University of Alberta, Bachelor of Commerce
Law School Attended:
University of Alberta, Bachelor of Laws, 1994
Year of First admission:
1995
Admission:
1995, Alberta; 2012, Nunavut
Memberships:

Professional Associations, Affiliations and Community Activities:

•Member, the Alberta Trial Lawyers Association
•Member, Canadian Bar Association
•Insurance Section

Courts & Tribunals:

•Has appeared before the Supreme Court of Canada, the Alberta Court of Appeal, Queen's Bench and Provincial Court
•Has been involved in several trials including a lengthy jury trial
•Has been involved in numerous JDRs, mediations and arbitrations

ISLN:
909949806

Peer Reviews

  • 3.0/5.0 (1)
  • A Martindale-Hubbell Peer Rating reflects a combination of achieving a Very High General Ethical Standards rating and a Legal Ability numerical rating.
  • Legal Knowledge

    3.0/5.0
  • Analytical Capability

    3.0/5.0
  • Judgment

    3.0/5.0
  • Communication

    3.1/5.0
  • Legal Experience

    3.0/5.0
  • David D. Risling

    4.2/5.0 by a Partner on 10/24/14 in Insurance Litigation on 10/24/14

    David is friendly and easy to deal with. He does not litigate issues unnecessarily.

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    David is friendly and easy to deal with. He does not litigate issues unnecessarily.

    • Legal Knowledge

      4.0/5.0
    • Analytical Capability

      4.0/5.0
    • Judgment

      4.0/5.0
    • Communication

      5.0/5.0
    • Legal Experience

      4.0/5.0
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Edmonton, Alberta

  • Edmonton, AB
    600 McLennan Ross Building , 12220 Stony Plain Road
    Edmonton, AB T5N 3Y4
     Canada

    780.482.9114 Phone

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