Rose LLP is pleased to announce that Peter Vetsch and Jordan Milne have joined the partnership of the firm effective January 1, 2017. Peter and Jordan have both worked at Rose LLP since its inception in 2013 and are the first two new partners that have been admitted to the firm in its four-year history.
Peter is an experienced construction lawyer whose practice revolves around contract drafting and negotiation on large engineering, procurement, construction, maintenance and other project agreements, as well as strategic advice and assessment of claims and dispute resolution. He has spent time working as internal counsel for a global engineering and construction contractor and has developed a clear understanding of project needs and risks and how legal advice can be provided most effectively to meet client needs as a result. Peter is on the Executive of the Canadian Bar Association's Construction Law Section for southern Alberta and has had numerous works published in both the legal and non-legal fields.
Jordan is a commercial litigator whose practice focuses on complex corporate disputes. He has widespread experience in corporate and securities litigation, and also routinely handles construction, employment, product liability and professional negligence disputes. Jordan's litigation practice is rounded out by his strong interest in constitutional law, where he has opined on a wide range of federalism issues and provided representation up to the Supreme Court of Canada. Jordan is an active member of several legal organizations, volunteers regularly in the community and speaks fluent French.