Bryce C. Tingle

Bryce Tingle



N. Murray Edwards Chair in Business Law

Faculty of Law


Faculty of Law

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Educational Background

LLM York University, 2003

LLM Duke University, 1994

LLB University of Alberta, 1992


Bryce C. Tingle KC, LL.B, LL.M, holds the N. Murray Edwards Chair in Business Law at the University of Calgary. He is a director of several companies active in the technology  and financial industries. He has also served as the general counsel of several technology and natural resource companies. From 1994 to 2006, Mr. Tingle was a co-founder and partner of TingleMerrett LLP, focused on securities and corporate finance for growth companies. He has held adjunct teaching positions with the law faculties of the University of Alberta, Brigham Young University and the University of Calgary.

Mr. Tingle has a Masters of Law from Duke, a Masters of Law (E-business) from Osgoode, and a Bachelor of Laws from the University of Alberta. He has served on various public and private corporate and charitable boards, including serving as a director of Alberta Ballet. He is married to an author and has four children.

Mr. Tingle was named one of the University of Calgary's Peak Scholars in 2014 and 2015. He won the Howard Tidswell Memorial Award for Teaching Excellence in 2019. Mr. Tingle received the Queen's Counsel designation in 2020.

Mr. Tingle is a Member of the Alberta Securities Commission (ASC). He is also a Member of the National Special Advisory Group to the RCMP’s Integrated Market Enforcement Team. 

Mr. Tingle previously served on the Exempt Markets Committee of the Ontario Securities Commission (OSC), on the Securities Advisory Committee of the ASC, as Director of the Financial Regulation Programme of the School of Public Policy, as past Chair of the Business Law (Alberta) subsection of the Canadian Bar Association, and as a member of the Conduct Committee of the Law Society of Alberta.


Areas of Research

Corporate Finance, Entrepreneurial Law, Corporate Law, Securities Law, Corporate Governance


  • Howard Tidswell Memorial Award for Teaching Excellence, Faculty of Law, University of Calgary. 2019
  • University Recognition for Contributions to Entrepreneurship, 2014
  • Alberta Centennial Medal, 2005