Charles R. Kraus Executive Vice-President, General Counsel & Corporate Secretary
Mr. Kraus is Executive Vice President, General Counsel & Corporate Secretary of Bellatrix Exploration Ltd., and in that capacity is responsible for the legal, corporate secretarial and human resource functions of Bellatrix. Mr. Kraus joined Bellatrix in September 2014 after three years with another Calgary-based oil and gas exploration and development company where he was an executive officer and the general counsel. Prior thereto, Mr. Kraus was in private practice for 10 years, most recently with the Calgary office of Stikeman Elliott LLP, where he focused on cross-border public and private capital markets transactions, mergers and acquisitions and corporate governance. Mr. Kraus is a Canadian and U.S. qualified lawyer and received his law degree (J.D., magna cum laude) from Hamline University School of Law in St. Paul, Minnesota in 2001. Mr. Kraus is admitted to the bars of Alberta, Washington and Minnesota, and is a member of several Canadian and United States legal associations, including the Association of Corporate Counsel, where he is a member of the board of directors of the Alberta Chapter.
Bellatrix Executive Team