Ron's practice focuses on energy, M&A and project development. He has advised on all aspects of the development and operation of various energy projects in Canada, including major offshore oil and gas, oil sands, cogeneration and wind power projects. Ron’s experience includes advice on joint ventures, partnerships, energy supply agreements, production and facilities construction, and operating matters. His energy expertise includes asset and share acquisitions and divestitures.
Ron also has significant experience in the outsourcing and contracting of business processes and services, including of energy and power project management, operations and maintenance.
Ron was previously the managing partner in the firm's Calgary office and is a former member of the firm’s Executive Committee.
Best Lawyers in Canada—Leading lawyer in energy law (2010-2019)
Chambers & Partners’ Chambers Canada—Leading lawyer in Canada, energy: oil & gas (transactional) (2016-2018)
Chambers & Partners' Chambers Global: World’s Leading Lawyers for Business, The Client's Guide—Leading lawyer in energy: oil and gas (transactional) (2013-2018)
Euromoney's Guide to the World's Leading Energy and Environment Lawyers—Leading lawyer (2017-2018)
Lexpert/Thomson Canada’s Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory—Leading lawyer in infrastructure (2016) oil and gas (2011-2018)
Chambers & Partners' Chambers Global: World’s Leading Lawyers for Business, The Client's Guide, 2007-2012—Leading lawyer in energy: power and energy: oil and gas
Law Business Research’s Who’s Who Legal—Leading Canadian lawyer in oil and gas (2009-2012) and energy (2016-2017)