Joelle French

Lawyer

Joelle French

When clients seek counsel from Joelle, she understands their need for trust, reassurance, and accuracy.

Joelle’s developing practice includes a variety of commercial and regulatory matters, with a focus on energy and environmental law, wills and estates, and commercial litigation. Her practices are uniquely positioned to provide strategic and pragmatic advice on sustainability matters to businesses across a wide range of sectors.

In her energy and environmental practice, she represents renewable energy companies and oil and gas companies. She frequently assists with complex, novel research to support applications before administrative tribunals, including the Alberta Energy Regulator and the Alberta Utilities Commission.

Joelle’s commercial litigation experience includes drafting and developing pleadings and applications for contractual disputes and defamation files and assisting with systematically reviewing and analyzing extensive document production for contaminated land claims.

In wills and estates, Joelle regularly assists with drafting wills for individuals, and developing and submitting successful applications for grants of administrations of estates.

Adaptable, thorough, and solution-oriented, Joelle identifies and meets the needs of clients through close working relationships and a deep understanding of their challenges and opportunities. She also takes pride in helping them effectively navigate and manage complex cases.