JSS Barristers


800, 304 - 8 Avenue SW
Calgary, AB, T2P 1C2

Telephone:+1 403 571 1520
Fax:+1 403 571 1528

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Jensen Shawa Solomon Duguid Hawkes LLP (known as “JSS Barristers”) is a distinguished litigation firm known for providing high-quality trial representation and advocacy across multiple industries and practice areas, including general corporate & commercial litigation matters, construction claims, oil & gas disputes, data & privacy protection, arbitration & mediations, and class-action suits on both the plaintiff and defendant sides. 

JSS Barristers is consistently recognized by peers and clients alike for our bench strength and experience in handling complex litigation matters. Of particular note is the wide variety of files that are handled by our lawyers. From class actions arising out of privacy and data breaches to restructuring and insolvency litigation, our lawyers can draw upon a broad experience base to find the best solution for our clients in all industries. 

Our lawyers have appeared at all levels of court in Alberta and Canada, as well as before various regulatory bodies such as the Alberta Securities Commission and the Law Society of Alberta. 

In addition to litigation, the firm also boasts extensive experience in alternative dispute resolution. Multiple partners within the firm are admitted fellows to the UK-based Chartered Institute of Arbitrators and are consistently called upon to adjudicate as sole arbitrator, panel member and panel chair.

The office of JSS Barrister is home to a state-of-the-art arbitration room, complete with video recording capabilities and private breakout rooms, providing the necessary amenities and services to accommodate the needs of all parties involved. JSS Barristers takes great pride in the reputation that we have earned in the legal community in the form of work referrals. Our referrals come from a variety of sources: former clients have been valuable advocates for us when they know someone in need, as well as conflicted-out lawyers who entrust us with the well-being of their clients.

  • Administrative Law
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Appeals
  • Builders’ and Specialized Liens
  • Charter of Rights & Constitutional Law
  • Class Actions
  • Construction Law
  • Corporate & Commercial Litigation
  • Defamation & Communications
  • Employment Law
  • Environmental Litigation
  • Injunctions
  • Insolvency & Restructuring
  • Insurance & Coverage Disputes
  • Municipal Litigation
  • Personal Injury
  • Product Liability
  • Professional Negligence & Discipline
  • Public Law
  • Real Property & Real Estate Litigation
  • Regulatory Work
  • Tort Litigation
  • Wills & Estates


Updated March 2023