Bren R. Cargill


Bren Cargill
, an accomplished civil litigator, specializes in creditors remedies, insolvency and restructuring, personal property security, priority disputes and security enforcement. His expertise extends to representing a diverse range of clients, including secured and unsecured lenders, Court-appointed trustees and receivers, as well as distressed borrowers and lenders in debt financing transactions.

Admitted to the bar in both Alberta and the Northwest Territories, Bren regularly represents his clients before the Provincial Court of Alberta, the Alberta Court of King’s Bench, the Court of Appeal of Alberta, and the Supreme Court of the Northwest Territories.

Beyond his litigation practice, Bren is a dedicated member of the legal community. He frequently shares his knowledge and insights on bankruptcy and insolvency as well as judgment enforcement for the Canadian Bar Association and volunteers with Civil Claims Duty Counsel.

Outside the courtroom, Bren has a passion for the outdoors. He enjoys reading, gardening, fishing, golfing, and embarking on adventures with his young family and their dog. At home, Bren explores the art of home-brewing, adding another dimension to his adventurous spirit.

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  • University of Alberta, BA with Distinction (2014)
  • University of Saskatchewan, JD with Distinction (2017)
P: 780-701-3776 F: 780-429-2559
Year of Call Alberta, 2018; Northwest Territories, 2019