IPPSA 24th Annual Conference. March 18-20, 2018. The Fairmont Banff Spring, Banff Alberta

Erin J. Baker

Jensen Shawa Solomon Duguid Hawkes LLP (JSS Barristers)

Erin is a Partner at Jensen Shawa Solomon Duguid Hawkes LLP, who practices in the regulatory, employment and professional negligence areas. Erin has appeared numerous times at the Provincial and Superior Court levels in Alberta and British Columbia, including the Court of Appeal of Alberta and has participated in large scale multi-party arbitrations, as well as in mediations.

Erin has advised clients in arbitration proceedings and hearings, including Power Purchase Arrangement arbitrations in the Alberta electricity industry and construction disputes. In 2016, Erin assisted Bryan C. Duguid QC, FCIArb, in representing TransCanada Energy Ltd. and ASTC Power Partnership in obtaining a decision of the Chief Justice of the Court of Queen’s Bench of Alberta, appointing arbitrators and dismissing an application to stay arbitrations commenced in relation to the termination of Power Purchase Arrangements. In addition, Erin has assisted IPPSA on several matters.