A former banker, Scott Watson is a business lawyer with 25-plus years of experience helping Alberta businesses with sophisticated commercial financing, mergers and acquisitions, divestitures and secured transactions.
Corporate and government clients across a wide spectrum of industries, including gas and energy, rely on Scott for counsel on a variety of business concerns, such as:
- Developing corporate strategy
- Corporate governance
- Limited partnerships
- Joint ventures
- Commercial real estate, condominium developments and
- Projects on leasehold property and on Aboriginal lands
In addition, Scott has a special interest in the management of complex, high-stakes transactions and in advising corporate boards on strategies to reduce risk. Scott is called to the Alberta Bar and Northwest Territories Bar and extends his practice to northern clients. "I like to help with complicated business problems," as Scott put it. "I want businesses to think, 'I need Watson on this.'"