Trent Mercier joins Stikeman Elliott's award-winning Energy Group

October 27, 2016

Stikeman Elliott is excited to welcome Trent Mercier as a new partner to the Calgary office. Trent adds his oil and gas expertise to the firm's award-winning Energy Group (Energy Law Firm of the Year - Chambers Canada Awards 2016).

"We are eager to have Trent join our team. We look forward to working with him as he continues to provide top-level service for his clients throughout the international energy market," said Leland Corbett, Calgary office Managing Partner. "The recent award win by our Energy Group as Law Firm of the Year, and the addition of Trent's expertise, is evidence of the firm's commitment to this vital sector of Canadian energy law."

"Trent brings great dedication and practical experience to our Calgary Energy Group," said Stikeman Elliott Chair William Braithwaite. "His creative approach to oil and gas matters and exceptional client service will play a significant role in continuing to grow Stikeman Elliott's standing as a leader in the Energy sector."

Trent practices oil and gas law, with a focus on international and domestic oil and gas exploration, production and development projects. He has over a decade of experience advising operators, non-operators, oilfield equipment and service providers, and portfolio management groups in regard to onshore and offshore projects in over 20 countries. Supplementing his extensive legal expertise, Trent has an education in geology, hands-on oil and gas field experience and direct experience with regulatory entities in Alberta.