Rosa is an energy regulatory lawyer. Rosa is the Legal Services and Business Director at Regulatory Law Chambers (RLC), a Calgary based boutique law firm, specializing in energy, utility and climate change regulatory matters. Rosa completed the University of Queen’s EMBA program, graduating in May 2018. With an EMBA, 20 years of experience in the energy regulatory industry, and 13 years’ experience as a business owner, Rosa brings a unique business focus to all of the legal matters she works on. Rosa cares about achieving her clients’ business goals consistent with relevant and ever evolving public interest objectives.
Rosa grew up in South Africa and was admitted to the South African Bar in 1997 starting her legal career as defence counsel in the South African criminal courts. Rosa moved to Calgary in 1999 and was admitted to the Alberta Bar in 2000. Since 2001, Rosa has exclusively practiced law in the energy industry, first as commercial oil and gas litigation counsel, and then specializing as an energy regulatory lawyer in oil, gas, electricity and water utility matters. In addition to Rosa’s regulatory hearing experience, Rosa has acted as counsel in contested court applications, trials, appeals and Supreme Court of Canada matters, including being counsel on leading upstream oil and gas issues.