Brian G. Kapusianyk, QC Partner


Speaks:  English

Year of Call: 1983 - Alberta

Primary phone: +1 403-298-1014

Fax: +1 403-263-9193

Email: brian.kapusianyk@gowlingwlg.com

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Primary office:  Calgary



Brian G. Kapusianyk, QC

Brian Kapusianyk is a partner in Gowling WLGs’ Calgary office, practising in the areas of insurance and commercial litigation with an emphasis in professional liability, construction law, D&O litigation, commercial insurance coverage and defence, as well as personal injury and products liability litigation.

He has acted on matters in British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Ontario and the Yukon Territory. He has appeared in the courts at all levels including the Federal Court, Trial Division, the Federal Court of Appeal and the Supreme Court of Canada.

Brian has been retained to act for architects, engineers, land surveyors, lawyers, accountants and many other professionals.

Career & Recognition

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  • 2019

  • 2018

  • 2017

  • 2016

  • 2015

    • Rankings & Awards
      December 2015
      Lexpert/ROB Special Edition on Canada's Leading Litigation Lawyers
    • Rankings & Awards
      September 2015
      The Best Lawyers in Canada 2016
    • Rankings & Awards
      July 2015
      Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory 2015
    • Rankings & Awards
      April 2015
      Benchmark Canada: The Definitive Guide to Canada's Leading Litigation Firms & Attorneys 2015
  • 2014

    • Rankings & Awards
      December 2014
      Lexpert recognizes Gowlings professionals as leading litigation lawyers
    • Rankings & Awards
      September 2014
      The Best Lawyers in Canada 2015
    • Rankings & Awards
      July 2014
      Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory 2014
    • Rankings & Awards
      April 2014
      Benchmark Canada: The Definitive Guide to Canada’s Leading Litigation Firms & Attorneys 2014
  • 2013

    • Rankings & Awards
      December 2013
      Lexpert 2013 Guide to the Leading US/Canada Cross-border Litigation Lawyers in Canada
    • Rankings & Awards
      September 2013
      The Best Lawyers in Canada 2014
    • Rankings & Awards
      July 2013
      Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory 2013
    • Rankings & Awards
      March 2013
      Benchmark Canada 2013
    • Rankings & Awards
      February 2013
      The Best Lawyers in Canada® 2013
  • 2012

    • Rankings & Awards
      December 2012
      2012 Lexpert® Guide to the Leading U.S./Canada Cross-Border Litigation Lawyers
    • Rankings & Awards
      July 2012
      Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory 2012
    • Rankings & Awards
      February 2012
      Lexpert®/American Lawyer Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada 2012
    • Rankings & Awards
      February 2012
      The Best Lawyers in Canada 2012
  • 2011

    • Rankings & Awards
      February 2011
      The Best Lawyers in Canada® 2011
    • Rankings & Awards
      February 2011
      Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory, 2011
  • 2010

    • Rankings & Awards
      February 2010
      Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory, 2010
    • Rankings & Awards
      February 2010
      Lexpert American Lawyer Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada, 2010
    • Rankings & Awards
      February 2010
      Expert Guides, 2010
    • Rankings & Awards
      February 2010
      The Best Lawyers in Canada® 2010
  • 1983

    • Qualifications (Year of Call/Admission, etc.)
       1983
      Year of Call, Alberta
  • 1982

    • Education
       1982
      University of Saskatchewan, LLB
  • 1981

    • Education
       1981
      University of Saskatchewan, B.Comm.

Memberships

  • Calgary Bar Association
  • Canadian Association of Fire Investigators
  • Canadian Bar Association
  • Canadian College of Construction Lawyers
  • Federation of Insurance and Corporate Counsel
  • Professional Liability Underwriting Society

Brian has spoken at many seminars and conferences throughout North America. These presentations, while often dealing with strategies and techniques in advancing the clients position with regard to the merits of the action, also include many presentations on how to run a more cost effective and efficient practice for the benefit of clients.