Lawson Lundell LLP is a recognized leader in mining, energy, mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance, banking, pension and tax law, as well as regulatory and commercial litigation and labour and employment law.  The firm has been particularly active recently in a number of high profile transactions and financings in the energy and mining sectors.  Lawson Lundell also acts as lead corporate counsel and offers strategic advice to a wide range of clients in the natural resources, manufacturing and financial industries.

For nearly 100 years, Lawson Lundell has focussed on the practice of business law in Western Canada.  Our lawyers are highly regarded for their legal ability and experience, and provide our business clients with a full range of legal advice, emphasizing strategy, value and results.

Main Location

Cathedral Place, Suite 1600
925 West Georgia Street
Vancouver, BC V6C 3L2
Phone: 604-685-3456
3 offices

Firm Attorneys

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JoAnn P. Jamieson JoAnn P. Jamieson Lawson Lundell LLP
Practicing in: Aboriginal Law | Energy Law
Practicing in: Aboriginal Law | Energy Law
John Olynyk John Olynyk Lawson Lundell LLP
Practicing in: Aboriginal Law
Practicing in: Aboriginal Law
Brad Armstrong QC Brad Armstrong QC Lawson Lundell LLP
Practicing in: Aboriginal Law | Environmental Law
Practicing in: Aboriginal Law | Environmental Law
Keith B. Bergner Keith B. Bergner Lawson Lundell LLP
Practicing in: Aboriginal Law | Natural Resources Law
Practicing in: Aboriginal Law | Natural Resources Law
Christine Kowbel Christine Kowbel Lawson Lundell LLP
Practicing in: Aboriginal Law | Natural Resources Law
Practicing in: Aboriginal Law | Natural Resources Law

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    Achievements

    "Top-Listed" State Awards
    "Top-Listed" in British Columbia in Employee Benefits Law with 3 lawyers.
    "Top-Listed" in British Columbia in Energy Regulatory Law with 4 lawyers.
    "Top-Listed" Metro Awards
    "Top-Listed" in Vancouver, British Columbia in Employee Benefits Law with 3 lawyers.
    "Top-Listed" in Vancouver, British Columbia in Energy Regulatory Law with 4 lawyers.

    "Top-Listed" State Awards
    "Top-Listed" in British Columbia in Employee Benefits Law with 3 lawyers.
    "Top-Listed" in British Columbia in Energy Regulatory Law with 4 lawyers.
    "Top-Listed" Metro Awards
    "Top-Listed" in Vancouver, British Columbia in Employee Benefits Law with 3 lawyers.
    "Top-Listed" in Vancouver, British Columbia in Energy Regulatory Law with 4 lawyers.

    Lawson Lundell LLP

    Main Location

    Cathedral Place, Suite 1600
    925 West Georgia Street
    Vancouver, BC V6C 3L2
    Phone: 604-685-3456
    3 offices

    Management

    John OlynykCalgary Office Contact
    Valerie C. Mann Managing Partner
    Sheila M. MacPhersonYellowknife Office Contact

    Contacts

    John M. OlynykAboriginal Law
    403-781-9472
    Chris Sanderson, QCAdministrative, Constitutional and Public Law
    604-631-9183
    Irv Laskin Banking & Debt Financing
    604-631-9235
    Deborah CushingBusiness Immigration
    604-631-9282
    Craig FerrisClass Action Law
    604-631-9197
    Brad Armstrong, Q.C.Climate Change
    604-631-9126
    David A. AllardCommercial Law
    604.631.9108
    Craig FerrisCommercial Litigation
    604-631-9197
    Peter M. Tolensky Commercial Real Estate and Development
    604-631-9125
    Neil MarshallConstruction and Engineering Law
    604-631-9162
    John SmithCorporate Finance and Securities
    604-631-9120
    Michael LeeCorporate Governance
    604-631-9139
    David A. Allard Corporate Law
    604.631.9108
    Marko VeselyDefamation and Media
    604-631-9260
    Chris W. Sanderson, QCEnergy Law
    604-631-9183
    Brad Armstrong, Q.C. Environmental Law
    604-631-9126
    Cliff ProudfootEnvironmental Prosecutions
    604-631-9217
    Sheila M. MacPhersonFamily Law
    867-669-5522
    David A. AllardForest Products
    604-631-9108
    Rita C. Andreone, Q.C.Hospitality and Tourism
    604-631-9205
    Patricia Gallivan, QCHuman Rights
    604-631-9718
    Bryan Gibbons Insolvency & Restructuring
    604-631-9152
    Craig FerrisInsurance Litigation
    604-631-9197
    Patricia Gallivan, Q.C.Labour and Employment Law
    604-631-6718
    Jeff ChristianLitigation and Dispute Resolution
    604-631-9115
    Valerie C. MannMergers and Acquisitions
    604.631.9173
    Chris BaldwinMining Law
    604-631-9151
    Edward WilsonMunicipal Law
    604-631-9148
    Cliff ProudfootOccupational Health and Safety
    604-631-9217
    Paul NegenmanOil and Gas
    403.218.7542
    Murray T.A. CampbellPension and Employee Benefits Law
    604-631-9187
    Craig Ferris Pension and Employee Benefits Litigation
    604-631-9197
    Lisa ChamzukPrivacy and Freedom of Information
    604-631-6732
    Craig FerrisProduct Liability
    604-631-9197
    Brad Armstrong, Q.C.Project Permitting
    604-631-9126
    James D. FraserProperty Tax
    604-631-9202
    Neil MarshallPublic Private Partnerships and Infrastructure
    604-631-9162
    Chris W. Sanderson, Q.C.Public Utility and Regulatory Law
    604-631-9183
    Peter J. Roberts Real Estate Litigation
    604-631-9158
    Cliff ProudfootRegulatory Compliance
    604-631-9217
    Lisa A. PetersResearch and Opinions
    604-631-9207
    Craig FerrisSecurities Litigation
    604-631-9197
    Reinhold KrahnTax Law
    604-631-9174
    Valerie C. MannTechnology Law
    604-631-9173

    Personnel

    Partners: 64
    Of Counsel: 3
    Associates: 50

    Practice Areas

    Aboriginal Law
    Administrative and Public Law
    Alternative Dispute Resolution
    Banking and Finance Law
    Class Action Litigation
    Construction Law
    Corporate and Commercial Litigation
    Corporate Governance Practice
    Corporate Law
    Defamation and Media Law
    Employee Benefits Law
    Energy Law
    Energy Regulatory Law
    Environmental Law
    Family Law
    Insolvency and Financial Restructuring Law
    Labour and Employment Law
    Mergers & Acquisitions Law
    Mining Law
    Natural Resources Law
    Oil & Gas Law
    Personal Injury Litigation
    Private Funds Law
    Product Liability Law
    Public Procurement Law
    Real Estate Law
    Securities Law
    Tax Law
    Technology Law