W. Paul Sharek, Q.C.


Practice Areas


Admitted To Bar

Alberta, 1971

Education

1970 LL.B. (University of Alberta)

1969 B.A. (University of Alberta)

In more than 40 years of practice, Paul has acquired extensive experience in many legal areas, with a focus on litigation matters including complex construction, business, and insurance litigation. Paul also has experience in dealing with professional errors and omissions and product liability cases. 

He has served as a mediator in a wide variety of circumstances and has acted as an arbitrator. He has been and continues to be an advisor to self-regulating professions and has broad experience in their conduct and discipline proceedings. Paul has appeared before all levels of courts in Alberta, the Federal Court and the Supreme Court of Canada.

Member, Law Society of Alberta

Member, Canadian Bar Association

Board of Directors, Pro Coro Canada

Former Director, Edmonton Symphony Society

Former Sessional Instructor, Faculty of Law, University of Alberta