Chris Warren, Q.C.

Chris Warren

Partner

Executive Summary

Chris was born in Red Deer, and raised on a farm in the Delburne area. He obtained his early and high school education in Delburne. In 1982 he was one of the three founding partners of the present firm which has grown from 3 lawyers to 20 lawyers. He was appointed Queen’s Counsel in 1998.

Community Involvement

Current

  • Director of the Ed Stelmach Community Foundation
  • Member of the Red Deer Rotary Club and Chairman of the Rotary Opportunity Career Fund committee
  • Legal advisor Red Deer Regional Hospital Foundation

Past

  • Past Director of High Arctic Energy Services Inc. which is listed on the TSX and Chair of Governance (2005 to 2016)
  • Past Public Member of the Association of Science and Engineering Technology Professionals of Alberta; (2005 to 2015)
  • Past President of the Progressive Conservative Association of Alberta in 1998 and again from 2002 to 2004;
  • Member of the 2001 and 2004 Progressive Conservative Association of Alberta Election Committee
  • Past Chairman of the Grandview School Parent Council
  • Past Chairman of the Red Deer Public Library Board
  • Past Vice-Chairman of the Red Deer Regional Hospital Foundation
  • Past Delburne High School Basketball Coach 1980 to 1989

Professional Involvement

  • Member of the Central Alberta Bar Association
  • Member of the Law Society of Alberta;
  • Past founding member of the Protocol Conveyancing Committee established by the Law Society of Alberta
  • Past member of the finance committee of the Law Society of Alberta

Education

From 1973 to 1975, Chris attended Red Deer College. He obtained his Bachelor of Arts degree with Distinction from the University of Alberta in 1976, majoring in history and political science. In 1979, he obtained his Bachelor of Law degree from the University of Alberta. Chris articled in Edmonton, then moved to Red Deer in 1980

Awards and Recognition:

  • Queen’s Counsel