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Karen Wyke Calgary Lawyer

Karen Wyke

Partner Fasken
Jurisdiction Alberta, 2001
Language(s) English
Office(s) Calgary

A leading litigation and dispute resolution lawyer, and the co-leader of the group in Calgary, Karen Wyke advises energy companies and manufacturers on complex matters including construction and contract disputes, product liability and securities litigation.

Named by Benchmark Canada as “Litigation Star” in Commercial Litigation in Alberta, Karen leverages her nearly 20 years’ of experience to advise clients on a broad range of complex matters. Karen’s litigation practice focuses on complex commercial disputes.

Providing counsel to clients in the energy, agricultural, chemical and construction industries, she has been involved in the resolution of a variety of claims, including: multi-party actions, contract disputes, product liability claims, and construction disputes. She also practices in the area of estate litigation. Across her practice areas, Karen is a keen project manager who aims to bring certainty to the litigation process and its associated cost by mapping out various paths to dispute resolution early on, providing initial case assessments and managing claims to budget. She works collaboratively with her clients with a constant focus on results.


Honours & Awards

  • Lloyd Gardiner Trusts Award
  • Class Action, Construction, Energy and Natural Resources, General Commercial, Product Liability, Securities, Benchmark Litigation Canada 2018 to 2020
  • Litigation Star, Benchmark Litigation Canada 2017 to 2019
Benchmark Litigation Canada Class Action, Construction, Energy and Natural Resources, General Commercial, Product Liability, Securities Benchmark Litigation provides extensive coverage of the North American litigation market
Benchmark Litigation Canada Litigation Star
Date Client


  • LLB University of Alberta
  • BA University of Calgary

Community involvement

  • Volunteer, Mustard Seed
  • Volunteer Judge, 4H public speaking competitions
  • Pro Bono Work: Acted as co-counsel for the Alberta Centennial World Cup Nordic Ski Championship 2005 – 2006, liaising with the Organizing Committee to assist in negotiating and drafting venue, sponsorship and broadcasting agreements for the event

Memberships & Affiliations

  • Canadian Bar Association
  • Calgary Bar Association
  • Law Society of Alberta
  • Canadian Petroleum Law Foundation
  • Alberta Civil Trial Lawyers Association
Speaker Trans Mountain, Privilege in Investigations, and Consequential Losses: Key Takeaways on Hot Topics for Energy Lawyers Natural Resources Law Section (South), The Canadian Bar Association location location Calgary, AB
Panel Discussion: “Legal Management in Tough Economic Times” 2016 CCCA National Conference location location Calgary


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