Edward W. Halt  , Q.C. - Peacock Linder Halt & Mack LLP
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Edward W. Halt , Q.C.

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2008



Mr. Halt graduated as the gold medal recipient from the University of Saskatchewan in 1986 and in 1988-89 he had the honour of serving as a law clerk to Madam Justice Bertha Wilson of the Supreme Court of Canada.

Following his clerkship, Mr. Halt relocated to Calgary and has since practised civil litigation, including insurance with an emphasis on professional liability, corporate commercial litigation, securities litigation, franchise litigation, insolvency, construction and product liability litigation. He has extensive experience as counsel in Alternative Dispute Resolution through mediation and arbitration and has also acted as Mediator/Facilitator.

Mr. Halt was a founding partner of Peacock Linder & Halt LLP and was awarded in Q.C. designation in 2006.


B.A. Honours (with High Honours) 1983 - University of Saskatchewan

LL.B. (with great distinction) 1986 - University of Saskatchewan


Queen’s Counsel Appointment, 2006

Law Society of Saskatchewan Gold Medallist, 1986

Thomas Dowrick Brown Award, 1986

To most distinguished graduate

July 9, 1987 - Saskatchewan (not presently active)

August 16, 1990 - Alberta


Law Society of Alberta

Canadian Bar Association

Calgary Bar Association

University of SaskatchewanBA 1983University of SaskatchewanLL.B 1986

Office Location

400 Third Avenue, SW, Suite 4050
Calgary, AB T2P 4H2

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2016 Lawyer of the Year in Director and Officer Liability Practice of the Calgary Metro Area2015 Lawyer of the Year in Legal Malpractice Law of the Calgary Metro Area
Edward W. Halt , Q.C. has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2016!Edward W. Halt , Q.C. has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2015!

Practice Areas

Alternative Dispute Resolution
Appellate Practice
Corporate and Commercial Litigation
Director and Officer Liability Practice
Legal Malpractice Law

Other Information

Gender: Male