Boritse Elizabeth Mene

Associate
BMene@mauricelaw.com 403-266-1201
CALGARY OFFICE Suite 300, 602 12th Avenue SW
Calgary, AB T2R 1J3
Boritse was called to the Alberta Bar in 2020 and joined Maurice Law as an associate in 2022. Before joining the firm, Boritse was in active private law practice in Alberta and was a legal researcher at a legal research institute in Alberta. Boritse completed her Bachelor of Laws at the University of Lagos in 2013 and worked as counsel in a leading international law firm’s corporate & commercial law group. She completed a Master of Laws with a specialization in Energy and Environmental Law at the University of Calgary in 2019. As part of her Master of Laws, Boritse authored a comparative thesis on gas flaring. This thesis analyzed domestic and international environmental law focusing on environmental ethics, environmental impact assessment, low carbon development, national determined contribution (NDC), sustainability and climate change.

Community Engagement & Presentations

• Presentation summaries volunteer, Aboriginal Consultation – Keys to Effective Consultation, Energy Regulatory Forum, 2017 • Poster presenter, Indigenous Solutions to Environmental Challenges, 2018 • Presenter, 8th Annual Conference of the University of Ottawa Graduate Students in Law Association, 2019 • Presenter, 2019 UBC Interdisciplinary Legal Studies Conference • Student Volunteer- Students Legal Assistance, Calgary (2018-2019) • Volunteer-Career Services, University of Calgary (2018-2019) • Calgary Legal Guidance (2021- present)

Education & Professional Memberships

• Member, Canadian Bar Association (2021) • Member, Law Society of Alberta (2020) • Member, Nigerian Bar Association (2014) • LL.M. (Energy & Environmental Law) (University of Calgary, 2019) • LL.B. (Hons) (University of Lagos, 2013)
 
 
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