Lowell Westersund

ROSE LLP HIGHLY RANKED IN BENCHMARK CANADA

Rose LLP and its partners were highly ranked in the 2019 edition of Benchmark Canada: the Guide to Canada's Leading Litigation Firms and Attorneys.  Rose LLP was "highly recommended", the highest available ranking for a firm.  Jim Rose, Lowell Westersund, Brian Foster, David Wachowich, Matt Lindsay, Jane Sidnell and Phil Scheibel were all recognized as "Litigation Stars" in Alberta.  Peter Vetsch and Jordan Milne were both ranked as "Future Stars".

Allegations of Conduct Equivalent to Fraud Dismissed

In a decision reported as Canadian Natural Resources Limited v. Arcelormittal Tubular Products Roman S.A, 2013 ABCA 87, the Alberta Court of Appeal refused to allow amendments alleging that Fluor Canada Ltd. and Canadian Natural Resources Limited engaged in high-handed conduct equivalent to fraud.  Fluor Canada Ltd. was successfully represented by Lowell Westersund, Q.C. and Josh Fraese.