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Shaun Fluker


Associate Professor

Faculty of Law


Executive Director Public Interest Law Clinic

University of Calgary

Contact information

Phone number

Office: 403.220.4939


Office: MFH4340
Public Interest Law Clinic: MFH3385


Educational Background

BComm Finance, University of Alberta, 1992

LLB , University of Victoria, 1995

LLM , University of Calgary, 2004


Shaun joined the Faculty of Law in 2007. He was called to the Alberta bar in 1996, and remains an active member of the Law Society of Alberta. Shaun has appeared as counsel before all levels of Alberta courts, and the Supreme Court of Canada. Shaun works closely with the Faculty's Public Interest Law Clinic, and currently serves as its Executive Director.


Areas of Research

public participation and transparency in resources and environmental decision-making, endangered species and protected areas, law and democracy


Standing to Litigate in the Public Interest

This project is investigating how Canadian courts exercise their discretion to grant public interest standing.