Greg Moores


“I enjoy the challenge of helping businesses move through rough patches, so they can get back to focusing on the business at hand.”

Persistent and diligent.

When resolving a dispute, having someone on your side that is persistent and diligent is an important asset. With experience in working through all phases of dispute resolution, including litigation, arbitration, negotiation and mediation, Greg ensures his clients’ legal challenges are addressed in a timely manner so they can focus on running their businesses.

Representative matters

Working with clients such as oil and gas companies, engineering firms, construction companies and post-secondary institutions, some of the ways Greg has helped his clients are by:
  • Acting before the International Court of Arbitration regarding a breach of contract for a vocational education provider.
  • Participating in environmental litigation concerning soil remediation projects.
  • Acting in private arbitration regarding mineral royalty issues.
  • Acting in litigation concerning the construction industry, including claims against professionals and builders for issues such as design and remediation efforts of contaminated sites.

Areas of practice:

  • Energy and Natural Resources
  • Environmental
  • Litigation
  • Insurance
  • Energy-Oil & Gas Regulatory
  • Energy – Electricity Regulatory
  • Construction Law


Newfoundland and Labrador, 2004
Alberta, 2000


Law Society of Newfoundland and Labrador
Law Society of Alberta


Dalhousie University, M.B.A., LL.B., 1999
Dalhousie University, B.Comm., 1995


  • Practice group leader, Natural Resources & Environment, Stewart McKelvey, 2008-present
  • Chair, Environmental, Energy and Resources Law section, Newfoundland & Labrador Branch, Canadian Bar Association, 2007-2011




Energy - Oil and Gas Corporate


  • Best Lawyers, Environmental Law, 2014-2019
  • Benchmark Canada, local litigation star (Commercial Litigation, Energy and Natural Resources Litigation, Environmental Law, Insurance), 2012-2014
  • Benchmark Canada, litigation star - Canada, Energy and Natural Resources, 2012-2014
  • Lexpert Rising Stars Leading Lawyers Under 40, 2013
  • Benchmark Canada, local litigation star (Energy and Natural Resources, Environmental, General Commercial, Insurance), 2015 & 2017-2018
  • Benchmark Canada, local litigation star (Antitrust, Energy and Natural Resources, Environmental, General Commercial, Insurance, Personal Injury), 2016


  • Co-presenter, "Deconstructing Delay Claims", Newfoundland and Labrador Construction Association session, October 25, 2017

Suite 1100, Cabot Place
100 New Gower Street
St. John's, NL, Canada
A1C 6K3

P 709.570.5797
F 709.722.4565

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