Everett Bunnell, QC

Senior Partner
Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP

Everett Bunnell, QC

Everett Bunnell, QC


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In over 40 years of dispute related activities, Everett Bunnell has been extensively involved in a wide range of litigation matters, including the defence of aboriginal law claims, a variety of insurance related matters, the defence of professional malpractice claims, environmental issues, and various aspects of resource development, focused particularly on oil and gas.

Mr. Bunnell was appointed a QC in 1988 and in 2001 became a Calgary-based partner in the firm of Macleod Dixon LLP, a predecessor to Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP.

He was for several years a sessional lecturer at the University of Alberta Law School before becoming the part-time alternative chair of the Public Service Employee Relations Board of Alberta. He continued to practise as a partner in the Edmonton and then Calgary offices of a well-known Albertan law firm.

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LL.B., Queen's University, 1967
B.A., Carleton University, 1964

  • British Columbia 1974
  • Alberta 1968
  • Best Lawyers in Canada (2010-2017) Corporate and Commercial Litigation; Product Liability Law

  • Canadian Bar Association
  • Calgary Bar Association
  • B.C. Bar Association
  • Law Society of Alberta
    • Bencher, 1995 - 2004
    • Past Chair, Conduct Committee
    • Past Member, Executive Committee
    • Rules of Court Committee, 2002 - 2009
  • Alberta Bar Admission Course, lecturer, various courses 
  • University of Alberta, Faculty of Law, past sessional lecturer, various courses
  • Legal Education Society of Alberta, teacher and evaluator
  • Calgary Performing Arts Festival, president
  • Volunteer member, Development Advisory Board for Banff, Yoho and Kootenay National Parks of Canada