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Robert T. O'Neill, QC

Partner

Practice areas

Civil Litigation

  • Extensive trial experience in various types of civil disputes
  • Personal Injury matters including motor vehicle accidents
  • Regulatory prosecutions and regulatory defense matters
  • Experience before various Administrative Boards and Tribunals
  • Mediation, arbitration and appellate experience
  • Corporate and commercial disputes including commercial leasing matters
  • Employment issues and disputes including mediation and litigation
  • Construction and condominium disputes
  • Insurance matters resolved through negotiation, mediation, arbitration or the Court process

Experience

Ogilvie LLP

Partner, 1999 - Present

Associate, 1991 - 1998

Student-at-Law, 1990 - 1991


Education

Bachelor of Laws with Distinction - University of Alberta, 1990

Bachelor of Commerce with Distinction - University of Alberta, 1989

International Business Certificate - University of Hawaii, 1987


Awards

Appointed Queen's Counsel, 2020


Professional activities & memberships

  • Member of the Estate Planning Council of Edmonton
  • Adjunct Professor, Environmental Health Program, Concordia University of Edmonton, 1996 – 2020
  • Past Sessional Lecturer, Public Health Course, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta
  • Law Society of Alberta
  • Edmonton Bar Association
  • Canadian Bar Association
    • Member, Alternative Dispute Resolution, Civil Litigation, Commercial Property & Leasing, Construction Law, Administrative Law, Insurance Law

Alberta Civil Trial Lawyers Association


Community activities & memberships

  • Coach, Edmonton Ladies Softball Association, 2012 – Present
  • Coach, Sherwood Park Minor Softball Association, 1997 – 2012
  • Past Advisory Committee Member, Bachelor of Management, Concordia University of Edmonton
  • Past President, Valley Zoo Development Society