Shaun Flannigan

Office address:

Email: sflannigan@merchantlaw.com Phone: 403-219-0180

Areas of Practice

Background/Education

  • LL.B., University of Alberta, 2006
  • B.A., distinction, University of Alberta, 2003

Professional Activities

  • Appearances at all levels of courts in Alberta

Memberships

  • Alberta Civil Trial Lawyers Association
  • Calgary Bar Association
  • Canadian Bar Association
  • Law Society of Alberta

Bar Admissions

  • Called to the Bar, Alberta, 2008

Reported Decisions

  • Hykawy v. Hykawy 2008 ABCA 324, 298 D.L.R. (4′”) 620 Deciding the issue of whether one co-defendant can be excluded from the discovery of another co-defendant
  • Holizki Estate v. Alberta (Public Trustee) 2008 ABQB 716, 462 A.R. 85 Motor vehicle accident case involving difficult issues of apportionment of liability between the drivers of two motor vehicles
  • Watzke v. Minister of National Revenue 2011 TCC 351 Determination of whether a worker was an employee or independent contractor
  • Peterson v. Khokhar (2007), 78 Alta. L.R. (4th) 294 (Alta. Master) Application to set aside judgment after a defendant failed to file a defence