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Scott Whitby Calgary Lawyer

Scott Whitby

Counsel Fasken
The energy sector will assume a renewed importance in the wake of the pandemic, playing an important role in the global economic recovery. And just as the demand for conventional sources of energy is expected to rise, so too will demand rise for cleaner sources of energy as nations strive to achieve decarbonization targets worldwide.
Jurisdiction Saskatchewan, 1994 | Alberta, 2000
Language(s) English
Office(s) Calgary

Scott Whitby is a senior business lawyer in the Calgary office, advising companies in the oil and natural gas, power and renewable energy sectors.

With more than 25 years’ of experience advising clients on a broad range of corporate and commercial matters, Scott is highly sought after for his experience and expertise in relation to the purchase and sale, development, and operation of oil and natural gas, power generation and renewable energy assets and the marketing of oil, natural gas, natural gas liquids, and power.

Scott is the Calgary office Co-Leader for the Fasken Global Energy Group. Since 2018 Scott has been recognized annually by The Best Lawyers in Canada for his expertise in Energy Law.

Prior to joining Fasken, Scott worked as both corporate counsel and as a private practitioner with leadership positions in major national and regional law firms in western Canada. Clients value his business side experience knowing they can also count on him for practical advice in relation to corporate and commercial strategy and compliance.

  • Recognized in Energy Law, The Best Lawyers in Canada 2018 to 2022
Date Client


  • JD University of Saskatchewan
  • BA (Honours) University of Saskatchewan

Memberships & Affiliations

  • Member American Bar Association
  • Member Calgary Bar Association
  • Member Canadian Bar Association
  • Member Energy Bar Association
  • Member Law Society of Alberta
  • Member Petroleum Joint Venture Association
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