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New Counsel Joins Fasken

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Calgary (Canada) – Fasken welcomes Elizabeth Fashler as Counsel with the Litigation and Dispute Resolution group. She will be based in the Calgary office.

Elizabeth has extensive experience representing clients in the fields of transportation and logistics, especially rail carriers. Her rail regulatory practice includes advancing and defending applications to the Canadian Transportation Agency seeking approval of road and utility crossings and new railway construction.

Elizabeth also practices energy regulatory, Indigenous, and environmental law. She also advises clients in regulatory matters related to compliance, approvals, and licensing in the areas of food, drugs, and pharmacy.

“The Litigation and Dispute Resolution team at Fasken continues to grow,” said Clarke Barnes, Managing Partner, Calgary. “Elizabeth brings significant experience acting for clients in proceedings across the transportation sector, strengthening our team.”

Elizabeth has appeared before the Federal Court, Federal Court of Appeal, provincial and superior courts of British Columbia and Alberta, Canadian Transportation Agency, and Trademarks Opposition Board.

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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