Robert Stemp

Avocat-conseil principal

Robert advises clients in a wide range of commercial law matters, focusing on finding cost-effective and practical solutions to their business issues.

He practises in the areas of financial services, commercial real estate and foreclosure law. Robert has a broad range of experience with insolvency and foreclosure matters, commercial mortgages and security documents.

Robert provides legal services through a Law Corporation.


  • Negotiating and drafting commitment letters, commercial real estate contracts, leases and other contracts.
  • Drafting a broad range of documentation including mortgages, debentures, general security agreements and all other security documentation required in commercial financing transactions.
  • Negotiating and drafting all types of commercial real estate matters, including purchases and financing of shopping centres, apartment buildings, offices and industrial buildings, and a variety of other commercial properties.
  • Handling all types of asset-based lending transactions.
  • Handling a broad range of foreclosure and insolvency matters, including negotiating restructuring matters and all other requirements with respect to realization on security.
  • Acting for a number of financial institutions with respect to their various legal requirements.

Beyond our Walls

Professional Involvement

  • Member, Canadian Bar Association, Southern Alberta Commercial Real Estate and Foreclosure Subsections
  • Member, Calgary Bar Association
  • Instructor, Bar Admission Course (Commercial Real Estate)

Community Involvement

  • Has participated in various community/fund-raising events, including BLG’s United Way Campaign and BLG's Reads to Kids Program.

Awards & Recognitions

  • Recognized in the 2022 edition of The Best Lawyers in Canada® (Real Estate Law).

Bar Admission & Education

  • Alberta, 1980
  • LLB, Université de Calgary, 1979
  • B.Comm., Université de l'Alberta, 1976