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Adrienne S. Wong LL.B., Associate

Adrienne's practice at Rose LLP focuses on complex commercial litigation. She was formerly Litigation Counsel at the Alberta Securities Commission, where she prosecuted serious securities offences. Her depth of litigation experience, fraud prosecution background, familiarity with administrative tribunals is an invaluable resource for clients involved in commercial disputes, seeking recovery of proceeds of fraud and in their dealings with regulatory agencies. Adrienne also has experience in employment disputes and professional liability cases.

Adrienne has appeared as counsel before the Court of Queen's Bench of Alberta, the Court of Appeal of Alberta, the Alberta Energy Regulator and the Northwest Territories Public Utilities Board. Adrienne has also appeared as lead counsel in prosecutions of securities offences before the Provincial Court of Alberta and has significant experience before the regulatory tribunals of the ASC.

Professional Affiliations

Executive Member of the Canadian Bar Association Civil Litigation Section – Alberta South

Member of the Law Society of Alberta

Member of the Advocates' Society

Member of the Association of Women Lawyers

Representative Work

  • Counsel to financial institutions on tracing and recovery of proceeds of fraud
  • Counsel on numerous hearing and trials involving misrepresentations, fraud and market manipulation allegations
  • Counsel on a successful judicial review application before the Court of Queen's Bench and Alberta Court of Appeal involving constitutional challenges to the Securities Act

Community Involvement

  • Advising lawyer to Student Legal Assistance, University of Calgary
  • Civil Claims Duty Counsel, Pro Bono Law Alberta
  • Volunteer with the Canadian Society for the Investigation of Child Abuse

Contact Information

403 776 0534

Areas of Expertise

Commercial Litigation

Securities Litigation

Administrative Law

Fraud and Asset Recovery

Employment Litigation

Professional Liability

Year of Call

2011 (Alberta)

Education

University of Calgary, LL.B., 2010

University of British Columbia, B.A., Political Science and Psychology (with Distinction), 2004

Languages Spoken

French and Mandarin