Julie D'Avignon

Julie D'Avignon Partner

Julie D'Avignon


  • University of Victoria (LL.B. 2005)
  • University of Manitoba (B.A. with distinction, 2002)

Bar Admission

  • Alberta, 2007
  • British Columbia, 2006
Representative Work
  • A geophysical and technical service provider in its joint venture with an international company, set up to develop and test a ‘first of its kind’ electric and motor technology, including exclusive access for our client to the technology in North America and other parts of the world for licensing and future development.
  • AltaGas Canada Inc. in connection with its C$1.7B acquisition by the Public Sector Pension Investment Board and the Alberta Teachers' Retirement Fund Board.
  • Pembina Pipeline Corporation in its C$4.35B acquisition of Kinder Morgan Canada Limited and the U.S. portion of the Cochin Pipeline system.
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  • The Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory 2020 as a leading lawyer in Corporate Tax.
  • Lexpert’s Rising Stars: Leading Lawyers Under 40, 2018.
  • Lexpert Leading US/Canada Cross-Border Corporate Lawyers in Canada as a "Lawyer to Watch", June 2017.
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Speaking Engagements
  • “Niche Areas of Law”, Youth Leaders in Law, Calgary, November 2019.
  • “The Proposed Changes to the Taxation of Stock Options”, Canadian Petroleum Tax Society, Calgary, October 2019.
  • “CRA Rulings Overview & Update”, Tax Executives Institute, Calgary, October 2019.
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