10080 Bob Booth Hangs up his hat after 20 Years as Director for RMC Foundation and Club
10080 Bob Booth, QC has been with Bennett Jones LLP in Alberta throughout his legal career, joining in 1977 and becoming a partner in 1984. Bob entered RMC in 1970 as an RETP cadet and graduated with a Bachelor of Engineering degree in 1974; he entered Dalhousie Law School as a Dunn Scholar in 1974 and was awarded the Oil and Gas Prize upon graduation with a Bachelor of Laws degree in 1977.
Bob is involved in business, professional, academic and public policy organizations. He is a director of ATCO Ltd. and CU Inc.; the President, CEO and Chair of the Board of Milit-Air Inc.; Honourary Counsel to the Conference of Defence Associations, and the CDA Institute; a former director of the Canadian Energy Law Foundation and the Canadian Global Affairs Institute; past president of the Royal Military Colleges Club of Canada; and former Honorary Counsel to the Royal Military Colleges Club of Canada Foundation Inc. Bob received the Institute-certified Director qualification (ICD.D) from the Institute of Corporate Directors on March 13, 2009.
Bob is a member of the Law Society of Alberta and the Canadian Bar Association. He is recognized as one of Canada’s leading lawyers in Energy Law.
Bob has been an active volunteer with the RMC Foundation and RMC Club since 2000 holding the following positions on each board:
2000 – 2006: Executive Committee and President (2005 – 2006) of the Royal Military Colleges Club of Canada
2005 – Present: Co-Founder and Committee Member for the Birchall Leadership Award,
2006 – 2010: Director of the Royal Military Colleges Foundation,
2010 – 2020: Honourary Counsel to the Royal Military Colleges Foundation,
2018 – 2020: Honourary Counsel to the Royal Military Colleges Club of Canada,
On behalf of the Board of Directors for both the Foundation and the Club, we would like to thank Bob for his service, professionalism and guidance throughout the past 20 years. We wish him all the best and know that we will still see him on Campus on Reunion Weekends.