Gordana Ivanovic 

Gordana Ivanovic

Calgary
TD Canada Trust Tower, Suite 1700
421 7th Avenue S.W.
Calgary, Alberta T2P 4K9

t: 403.531.8740
e: gordana.ivanovic@mcmillan.ca

overview

Gordana is a member of the firm’s Advocacy and Employment Group practicing in the area of Litigation. Prior to joining McMillan, Gordana spent many years practicing litigation in a civil litigation boutique firm where she gained extensive knowledge and experience litigating in the areas of Corporate and Commercial Law, Contracts, Employment and Labour Disputes, Natural Resources, Leasing, Real Estate, and Insurance. Gordana routinely assists employers with employment matters involving wrongful dismissal, employment contracts, terminations and employment standards.  Gordana has prepared documents for all levels of Court in Alberta and appears regularly at the Court of Queen’s Bench of Alberta. Gordana is routinely involved in all aspects of the litigation process, including alternate dispute resolutions and has appeared as both co-counsel as well as lead counsel in various trials.

Publications

Weighing Your Options? Reasonable Notice Means Weighing Your Evidence, Count Summary Judgment Out
Can we Implement Random Cannabis Drug Testing?
Supreme Court Refuses to Hear Random Drug & Alcohol Testing Appeal
Alberta Court of Appeal confirms ambiguous termination provisions should be interpreted in favour of employees
Taking Stock of Alberta's New Employment Standards
Alberta Bill 30: Changes to the Occupational Health and Safety Act on the Horizon
Alberta Decision a Win for Random Drug & Alcohol Testing (For Now)
In Case You Missed It: Significant Changes to Alberta's Workplace Laws Are Coming

Education

  • University of Alberta, LL.B. - 2004
  • University of Winnipeg, B. Sc. (Chemistry) and B. A. (Sociology) - 1999

Year Of Call

  • Called to the Alberta bar - 2006

Practices

arbitration
business litigation
construction litigation
dispute resolution
employment litigation
insurance
leasing
litigation
negotiated transactions
product liability

Industries

construction
insurance
natural resources
manufacturing, distribution and retail

Directorships and Professional Associations

  • Canadian Association of Counsel to Employers
  • Canadian Bar Association
  • Canadian Bar Association Civil Litigation Subsection – Executive Member and Treasurer
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Gordana is a member of the firm’s Advocacy and Employment Group practicing in the area of Litigation. Prior to joining McMillan, Gordana spent many years practicing litigation in a civil litigation boutique firm where she gained extensive knowledge and experience litigating in the areas of Corporate and Commercial Law, Contracts, Employment and Labour Disputes, Natural Resources, Leasing, Real Estate, and Insurance. Gordana routinely assists employers with employment matters involving wrongful dismissal, employment contracts, terminations and employment standards.  Gordana has prepared documents for all levels of Court in Alberta and appears regularly at the Court of Queen’s Bench of Alberta. Gordana is routinely involved in all aspects of the litigation process, including alternate dispute resolutions and has appeared as both co-counsel as well as lead counsel in various trials.