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Uniquely positioned in a city and province that are world leaders in the resource and energy sector, UCalgary's Faculty of Law embraces the integral role it plays in Canada’s energy capital.

Your support will propel the faculty — already integral to the national energy sector — to become a global destination for the study of natural resources, energy and environmental law, the Canadian leader in lawyering skills development, and Western Canada’s standard of excellence for Juris Doctor programs.


Ainsley Grant
Director, Development
Faculty of Law
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Al Lucas Scholarship in Energy and Environmental Law

To celebrate and recognize former Dean of Law Al Lucas's tremendous leadership both within in the law school and the legal community, several of his former students came together to create a scholarship in his honour. The Al Lucas Scholarship in Energy and Environmental Law will support a student in the Juris Doctor program whose focus of practice and study is energy and environmental law. 

Nigel Bankes

Public Interest Law Clinic in honour of Nigel Bankes

In his more than four decades with the University of Calgary, Nigel Bankes has made a positive impact not only within the Faculty of Law but also the greater Calgary community. As Nigel steps into retirement, his involvement with UCalgary will continue through his support of the university's Public Interest Law Clinic, which facilitates access to justice for public-interest issues, advocates for law reform, and inspires a new generation of public-interest lawyers.

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Report to Community 2021 available now

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