Beth Reimer-Heck

QC, IC.D

Counsel

Calgary
BReimerHeck@blg.com
403.232.9654

In both board and executive roles throughout her career, Beth has helped organizations navigate transformational change as a result of innovation, growth or transitions. She provides strategic advice to a range of stakeholders on:

  • business law
  • energy risk and compliance
  • public policy issues
  • corporate commercial and governance matters 

Prior to joining BLG, Beth spent the majority of her career with TELUS in management and legal positions that provided a wealth of retail, telecommunication and regulatory experience.

Experience

  • Acted for an international mining company in an acquisition in Mexico, including negotiating an international joint venture.
  • Provided strategic governance reviews, assessments and recommendations for clients.
  • Gave public policy advice and direction to clients in the energy sector.

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Professional Involvement

  • Executive committee member, Institute of Corporate Directors (Calgary chapter), 2016-present
  • Member, Institute of Corporate Directors, 2006-present.
  • Chair, board of directors, Banff Centre Foundation, 2010-present
  • Member, advisory committee, University of Alberta faculty of law, 2010-present

Community Involvement

  • Committee member, The Family Ball, Minerva Foundation, 2008-present
  • Past chair, The Family Ball, Minerva Foundation

Awards & Recognitions

  • Recognized as a 2019 Acritas Star.
  • Recognized by Corporate Diversity Consultants in Spotlight on Female Business Leaders.
  • Top 25 Most Influential Lawyers in Canada — nominated in 2013.
  • Women’s Executive Network: Top 100 Most Powerful Women in Canada — nominated in 2013.
  • Queen’s Council appointment for the Province of Alberta, 2010.
  • Governor General’s Canadian Studies Conference, 2000.

Bar Admission & Education

  • British Columbia, 2000
  • Alberta, 1989
  • Directors Education Program, Corporate Directors (Calgary chapter)
  • Directors Education Program, University of Toronto, 2014
  • LLB, University of Alberta, 1987
  • BA, University of Calgary, 1983