Angela Barreto Associate

Speaks:  English, Spanish

Year of Call: 2016 - Alberta

Primary office:  Calgary

Angela Barreto

Angela is an associate in Gowling WLG’s Calgary office, practicing primarily in the areas of insurance, and medical and professional liability. Angela has experience in litigation matters in areas including: property damage, breach of contract, personal injury, professional regulation, subrogation, occupiers’ liability, insurance coverage issues and construction deficiency disputes.

Angela has appeared in Provincial Court and the Court of Queen’s Bench of Alberta for ex-parte and contested applications. In early 2017, Angela ran a Provincial Court Trial and obtained a successful outcome for her client.

Prior to attending law school, Angela spent a few years working with two separate environmental consulting firms.  In that capacity, she worked on regulatory aspects of pipeline projects and completed field work related to Canada Water Act applications and NEB hearings. After completing law school, Angela worked as an associate for a Calgary-based multi-service law firm.

Angela was born in Colombia and is fluent in both English and Spanish.

Career & Recognition

Filter timeline:
  • 2016

    • Qualifications (Year of Call/Admission, etc.)
      Year of Call, Alberta
  • 2015

    • Education
      Thompson Rivers University, JD
  • 2008

    • Education
      University of Calgary, BSc. Zoology


Richard Frimpong Oppong & Angela M. Barreto, “Enforcement” in William A Schabas & Shannonbrooke Murphy, eds, Research Handbook on International Courts and Tribunals (Cheltenham: Edward Elgar Publishing Limited, 2017).