With over 30 years of experience, Shawna’s practice is focused on mergers and acquisitions, sports law, corporate reorganizations, financing, and international trade. Shawna is a Global Vice Chair of Denton's and is the Presiding Member of Denton's Canada Board.
Shawna is experienced in sports team acquisitions, including financing arrangements and stadium development projects and is recommended in Best Lawyers in Canada as one of Canada's leading lawyers in the areas of Sports Law, Corporate Law and Mergers & Acquisitions Law and as Lawyer of the Year 2017 in Mergers & Acquisitions Law in Edmonton.
Shawna has represented clients in disputes under regional and multilateral trade agreements and has advised government on the negotiation and implementation of regional and multilateral trade and investment agreements. Shawna has been a panelist in two Canada-U.S. NAFTA trade disputes.