Penny A. Washington - Bull, Housser & Tupper LLP

Penny A. Washington

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2010

Penny leads Bull Housser's Health Care Group. Penny regularly advises hospitals and health authorities on all aspects of law that affect their operations, including service contracts with private providers.

Penny has presented material for a number of Continuing Legal Education Society and Canadian Legal Insight seminars on civil litigation, health care consent, privacy and freedom of information issues and has frequently lectured on tort liability and risk management to health care workers, administrators, board of directors, students in the Faculty of Dentistry at the University of British Columbia and students in various health care disciplines at the British Columbia Institute of Technology. Penny has published chapters on consent and freedom of information law in British Columbia.

She advises Medical Directors and Hospital Boards on credentialing, on-call compensation and service contracts, and other physician issues, including appeals of privileging decisions to the Hospital Appeal Board.

University of British ColumbiaLL.B 1984
Canadian Bar Association - Administrative Law and Freedom of Information Law, B.C. BranchMedical Legal SocietyUniversity of British Columbia, Masters of Health Administration CourseUBC Clinical Research Ethics BoardCanuck Place, Children’s HospiceHealth Care Law, Canadian Bar Association, B.C. BranchBritish Columbia Health Research Foundation

Office Location

1800 - 510 West Georgia Street
Vancouver, BC V6B 0M3

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2013 Lawyer of the Year in Health Care Law of the Vancouver Metro Area
Penny A. Washington has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2013!

Practice Areas

Health Care Law
Insurance Law
Medical Negligence