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Litigation Lawyer Joins Fasken

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Calgary (Canada) – Fasken welcomes Darren J. Reed, Partner in the Litigation and Dispute Resolution group. Darren will be based in the Calgary office.

Darren has a solid track record as counsel in complex commercial matters. His practice focuses on commercial dispute resolution related to securities, cybersecurity, construction, product liability and class actions. Darren appears regularly before the courts as well as before the Alberta Securities Commission. He also has a significant degree of experience as lead and co-counsel in domestic arbitrations and mediation. Darren recently co-authored (along with Alberta Court of Queen’s Bench Justice Glen Poelman) the Lexis Nexis textbook, Civil Procedure and Practice in Alberta, 2020 Edition.

“Darren’s experience as lead and co-counsel in multi-party commercial matters is well recognized in several industries,” said Clarke Barnes, Managing Partner, Calgary and added “An experienced litigator, he is also sought by clients for arbitration and mediation proceedings, and is a welcome addition to our Litigation and Dispute Resolution team.”

About Litigation and Dispute Resolution

The Firm’s Litigation and Dispute Resolution group is ranked among the top litigation teams by several additional publications including Chambers Canada, Legal 500, Benchmark Litigation and Best Lawyers. The litigators at Fasken are leading authorities in their areas and represent clients’ interests at all levels of court, arbitration, mediation and in front of tribunals.

About Fasken

Fasken is a leading international law firm with more than 700 lawyers and 10 offices on four continents. Clients rely on us for practical, innovative and cost-effective legal services. We solve the most complex business and litigation challenges, providing exceptional value. For additional information, please visit the Firm’s website at

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