Partner, Dentons Canada LLP
Shea represents global, national, and regional clients to resolve their most complex commercial and regulatory disputes. He has acted for Whirlpool Corporation, EBA Engineering (now Tetra Tech), Canadian National Railway, BMW, FortisBC, the Attorney General of British Columbia, the Insurance Council of British Columbia, the Agricultural Land Commission, the University of British Columbia, and the Association of Beverage Licensees of British Columbia among others.
Shea is a leading lawyer in Canada and British Columbia in both cannabis and liquor regulation and is the regulatory lead of Dentons’ national cannabis group and head of Dentons’ Vancouver cannabis group. He has acted for numerous businesses in all facets of the sector, and regularly provides licensees and ancillary businesses advice on regulatory compliance with the Cannabis Act and its regulations, provincial cannabis regulation, provincial retail regulation, provincial monopoly wholesale, business transactions, commercial agreements, and litigation.