In 1911, John Arthur Clark and Alexander Wilson each began to practice law in Vancouver. The two boyhood friends amalgamated their practices in 1952. Today, with over 80 lawyers and 140 staff, Clark Wilson LLP has become one of the province’s pre-eminent law firms.

Your Partner in Business

We provide effective and practical legal advice on a comprehensive range of business issues, including commercial transactions, corporate finance and securities, real estate, infrastructure procurement and construction, insurance and risk management, labour and employment, immigration, natural resources and energy. Our technology and intellectual property group advises on patents, trademarks, licensing and related issues. Our tax lawyers can advise on the structuring of transactions and business ownership to minimize taxation. And our strong litigation and dispute resolution team provides support in the courtroom or by way of alternative dispute resolution when required.

Our commercial clients include entrepreneurs and multinational corporations, family-owned enterprises, publicly traded companies and institutions. They operate in a range of industries spanning real estate development, technology, transportation, hospitality and tourism, health care, education, financial services, construction, natural resources, manufacturing and retail.

In addition to our commercial law capabilities, we also provide a range of private client services for clients requiring tax and estate planning or family law counsel.

Active in our Communities

Clark Wilson is committed to serving a responsible role in the communities in which we work and live. We participate in and support many social, environmental and cultural programs, and we are also active in numerous professional organizations. In addition, our firm has developed a Green Program to ensure that our operations, decisions and activities are undertaken in an environmentally responsible manner.

Connected on a Global Scale

For the increasing number of clients requiring legal counsel for their inter-provincial and cross-border securities and other commercial matters, several lawyers at Clark Wilson have been admitted to practice law in various jurisdictions in the United States as well as Alberta and Ontario.

In addition, as a strong, independent firm, we have worked and developed excellent relationships with law firms in major commercial centres around the globe. When our clients require assistance in other jurisdictions, they can be confident that we will refer them to firms well-suited to their needs.

Contact Information

885 West Georgia Street, Suite 900
Vancouver, BC V6C 3H1
Phone: 604-687-5700

Firm Attorneys

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Diane M. Bell , Q.C. Diane M. Bell , Q.C. Clark Wilson LLP
Practicing in: Family Law Mediation
Practicing in: Family Law Mediation

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    Clark Wilson LLP

    Contact Information

    885 West Georgia Street, Suite 900
    Vancouver, BC V6C 3H1
    Phone: 604-687-5700

    Management

    Chief Operating Officer
    Director of Client Relations
    Director of Finance
    Director of Human Resources
    Director of IT
    Managing Partner
    Office Services Manager

    Contacts

    Alternative Dispute Resolution
    604-643-3165
    Aviation Law
    604-643-3108
    Business Litigation
    604-643-3176
    Business Succession
    604-643-3123
    Class Actions
    604-643-3125
    Commercial Lending
    604-643-3117
    Commercial Real Estate
    604-643-3115
    Corporate & Commercial Law
    604-643-3108
    Corporate Finance & Securities
    604-643-3153
    Creditors' Remedies
    604-643-3169
    Energy & Natural Resources
    604-891-7742
    Environmental Law
    604-891-7710
    Estate & Trust Litigation
    604-643-3113
    Family Law
    604-643-3165
    Franchising
    604-891-7758
    Health Care
    604-643-3179
    Higher Learning
    604-643-3116
    Immigration
    604-891-7715
    Infrastructure, Construction & Procurement
    604-643-3112
    Insolvency & Restructuring
    604-643.3176
    Insurance
    604-643-3172
    Labour & Employment
    604-891-7761
    Mining
    604-891-7707
    Municipal Law
    604-891-7710
    Pensions & Benefits
    604-643-3123
    Privacy Law
    604-643-3160
    Private Company Transactions
    604-643-3108
    Public Mergers & Acquisitions
    604-891-7707
    Public-Private Partnerships
    604-643-3116
    Strata Property
    604-891.7714
    Tax & Estate Planning
    604-891-7709
    Taxation
    604-891.7709
    Technology & Intellectual Property
    604-643-3154
    United States Law
    604-643-3153
    Wealth Preservation
    604-643-3113

    Practice Areas

    Alternative Dispute Resolution
    Aviation Law
    Class Action Litigation
    Construction Law
    Corporate and Commercial Litigation
    Corporate Law
    Energy Law
    Environmental Law
    Family Law
    Family Law Mediation
    Franchise Law
    Health Care Law
    Immigration Law
    Information Technology Law
    Insolvency and Financial Restructuring Law
    Insurance Law
    Intellectual Property Law
    Labour and Employment Law
    Mining Law
    Municipal Law
    Privacy and Data Security Law
    Real Estate Law
    Securities Law
    Tax Law
    Technology Law
    Trusts and Estates