General Civil Litigation

The foundation of Billington Barristers practice is our experience before the Court in all manners of civil dispute. Billington Barristers provides experienced representation and dispute resolution services as Counsel for plaintiffs or defendants in many areas including:

  • Employment and Wrongful dismissal (employees and employers)
  • Insolvency and Restructuring
  • Corporate/Commercial Litigation
  • Contempt of Court
  • Contract disputes
  • Defamation
  • Enforcement of Security
  • Injunctions and Emergency Orders
  • Insurance
  • Intellectual Property disputes
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Municipal law
  • Oil and Gas Industry disputes
  • Personal Injury
  • Professional Negligence
  • Regulatory including Alberta Securities Commission
  • White collar crime
  • Wills and Estates disputes
  • Wrongful Imprisonment

Our lawyers are experienced trial, appeal and chambers advocates with many precedent setting and reported case law decisions. Additionally, Billington Barristers represents clients in the regulatory setting. Our experience includes providing representation before self-governing professions, advocating before regulatory tribunals in matters of utility governance and in acting for clients in energy sector matters. We provide advice to regulatory bodies and representation to persons appearing before tribunals and boards. We are also experienced in applications for Judicial Review, where decisions of such proceedings are challenged in the Court.

Billington Barristers is proud to have experienced paralegals that support our litigation lawyers and who utilize current electronic document handling technologies.