Calgary Litigation Lawyer

Timothy W. Froese

Barrister & Solicitor

Experienced corporate / commercial civil litigation lawyer
University of Saskatchewan College of Law Gold Medalist, Class of 2010
Providing legal services to law firms and businesses in Calgary, Alberta
  • Dispute Resolution

    Resolves commercial disputes through courtroom advocacy, mediation, arbitration, and negotiation

  • Litigation

    Manages major litigation, including e-discovery, questioning, preparing expert and fact witnesses, drafting pleadings and submissions, arguing applications, and trial

Calgary litigation lawyer Tim Froese



  • Juris Doctor (Great Distinction) University of Saskatchewan, 2010

  • B.A. Political Studies (High Honours)
    University of Saskatchewan, 1997


  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP, Calgary
    Senior Litigation Associate
    2012 to 2022

  • McKercher LLP, Saskatoon
    Litigation Associate
    2011 to 2012


  • Complex contractual disputes, economic torts, and class actions

  • Appeared before all levels of court in Alberta and Saskatchewan

  • Drafting pleadings, submissions, contracts, and other documents

Honours & Awards

  • 2010 Law Society of Saskatchewan Gold Medal

  • 2010 Thomas Dowrick Brown Prize (Most Distinguished Graduate)

  • 2010 The Honourable Donald Alexander McNiven Prize

  • 2010 Law Society of Saskatchewan Prize in Professional Responsibility

  • 2010, 2008 Canada Law Book Company Prize

  • 2010 Maritime Law Book Prize in Professional Responsibility

  • 2010 Saskatchewan Law Review Honour

  • 2009, 2008 Blakes Scholar

  • 2009 Cecil G. Schmitt Prize in Company Law

  • 2009 Durward Thomas Prize in Civil Procedure

  • 2008 Canadian Bar Association Prize

  • 2008 Strayer Prize for Constitutional Law

  • 2008 E.F. Whitmore Prize for Property

  • 2008 Carswell Prize

  • 2007 P.E. Mackenzie Entrance Scholarship


  • Law Society of Alberta, 2014

  • Law Society of Saskatchewan, 2011 (inactive)

  • Canadian Bar Association

  • Calgary Bar Association

Life Before Law

  • Summit Structures, Saskatoon
    2005 to 2007
    Manager, Estimating
    Key member of Contracts Management and Estimating department for design-build division of pre-engineered building manufacturer

  • Cover-All Building Systems, Saskatoon 1997-2005
    Manager, Claims Department
    Managed warranty and product deficiency claims for innovative pre-engineered building manufacturer


  • Corporate litigation, including oppression actions and breach of duties of directors and officers

  • Construction litigation, including contractor disputes, builders' liens, and breach of EPC agreements

  • Represented oil and gas companies in joint billing and joint interest accounting disputes

  • Defended leading technology companies against breach of contract and consumer claims

  • Obtained Court approval of corporate Plans of Arrangement

  • Application for judicial review of environmental Emergency Protection Order restricting oil and gas development

  • Prepared leases, licensing agreements, joint venture agreements, and purchase and sale agreements for major post-secondary educational institution

  • Insurance litigation for wrongful denial of coverage


Dispute Resolution Calgary

Dispute Resolution

Legal representation for your commercial or corporate disputes. Free, confidential 20-minute consultation prior to retainer.

Freelance Lawyer

Freelance Lawyer

Let Timothy Froese assist your law firm with litigation files and other matters on an as-needed basis. Efficient, capable service. Retainers designed to protect your client relationship.

Alberta Legal Agency Services

Alberta Agency

Your contact for local legal services in Calgary, including agent for service, client and witness meetings, document filing, questioning, and court appearances.


Danielle Froese, Paralegal

  • Skilled at legal drafting and document management

  • Filing and service of legal documents 

  • File administration and clerical support

Contact Timothy Froese For More Details


4838 Richard Road SW, Suite 300
Calgary AB T3E 6L1

Phone: 403-542-3796
Fax:  587-604-6862

Sun: Closed, Mon-Fri: 9 am-6 pm, Sat: 10 am-4 pm

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