Davis LLP

Davis LLP

October 04, 2013 07:00 ET

Davis LLP Appoints Heather Treacy, Q.C. as the Firm's New Calgary Managing Partner

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwired - Oct. 4, 2013) - Davis LLP is pleased to announce that Heather Treacy, Q.C. has been appointed Managing Partner of the Calgary office effective October 4, 2013.

Heather joined Davis LLP in February 2013 and is recognized as a leading litigation counsel, who provides strategic advice to clients in navigating and resolving disputes, with a particular emphasis on commercial and energy matters.

Heather is a natural leader with a proven track record in management. While at her former firm, she served as a member of its local management board and was also the head of its Calgary Corporate Litigation Group. Heather holds various leadership positions outside the legal industry, most recently, as Vice-Chair of the Board of Directors and Chair of the Governance Committee of the Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra. She is a past member of the Board of Directors and Corporate Secretary of the Alberta Ballet Company, Theatre Junction, and the Calgary Region Arts Foundation.

"It is an honour to be appointed as Calgary's Office Managing Partner," says Heather. "We have market leading lawyers providing excellent service to all our clients in Alberta and internationally, and I will continue to contribute to this tradition of excellence and strategic growth."

Robert Seidel, Q.C., Firm Managing Partner of Davis LLP, said that Heather is a worthy successor to Trevor Wong-Chor who made an enormous contribution to the firm and the Calgary office since 2010. "We would like to express our sincerest gratitude to Trevor for his outstanding work as Calgary's Managing Partner, and we are looking forward to his continued contribution as a member of the firm's Executive Committee," says Rob. "Heather is a strong leader with deep board experience. She is strongly committed to Davis and has the skills, vision and dedication to guide the Calgary office through its next stage of development."

About Davis LLP

Davis LLP is a full-service national law firm with over 250 lawyers across Canada and in Tokyo, Japan(1). The firm has well-known and respected capabilities in core legal services, and is a leader in a number of niche markets. Davis LLP is described by Chambers Global as "a lean outfit that punches above its weight." The firm acts for Canadian and international clients, and is often involved in complex matters with an international dimension. For more information about Davis LLP, visit www.davis.ca.

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(1) Through its associate office, Davis & Takahashi.

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