Barbara Billingsley has been a faculty member at the University of Alberta Faculty of Law since 2001. Her current areas of research and teaching include insurance law, civil litigation processes and constitutional law issues pertaining to private law matters. In addition to numerous law review articles on these and other topics, she is the author of General Principles of Canadian Insurance Law (2nd ed., LexisNexis, 2014), a co-editor of The Civil Litigation Process: Cases & Materials (8th ed., Emond Montgomery, 2016), and a contributing author of Constitutional Law: Cases, Commentary and Principles (Thomson Canada Limited, 2008). Before joining the Law Faculty in 2001, Professor Billingsley practiced civil litigation in Edmonton, primarily in the area of insurance defence. She is currently a member of the Law Society of Alberta, the Law Society of the Northwest Territories, and the editorial board of the Canadian Journal of Insurance Law. She is also Chair of the Advisory Board of the Centre for Constitutional Studies.