Our Legal Team

Daniel P. Cavanagh


I completed my articles of clerkship with a predecessor firm of Weir Bowen LLP (Newson Brumlik) in 1984. I am one of the founding partners of Weir Bowen.

Daniel Best Lawyers 2021

WeirBowen Best Lawyers 2020

I have a general litigation practice, with a focus on matters involving personal injury, wrongful death, and disability insurance. I have extensive experience as counsel before the courts of Alberta (at trial and on appeal), and in negotiation, mediation and judicial dispute resolution of civil claims.


1980 – Bachelor of Arts – University of Alberta
1983 – Bachelor of Laws – University of Alberta


Bar Admission

1984 – Law Society of Alberta


Canadian Bar Association
Edmonton Bar Association


In light of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, effective March 23, 2020, the majority of our lawyers and employees will be working remotely. All lawyers and employees have the ability to work remotely with access to electronic mail, telephone systems and electronic files. We remain dedicated and committed to helping our clients and providing a high level of legal services.