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NANAIMO - BC Lawyers Specialty Directory


NANAIMO BC Lawyers Directory

How do you find a lawyer in Nanaimo on Vancouver Island?  How do you decide which one to use? 

Lawyers & Law Firms in Alphabetical Order - Surname First


| Criminal Defense  | Business  | Canada Immigration  | Family / Divorce  | Patents · Trademarks  | Real Estate Law  | General Law Practice  | Lantzville BC  | Personal Injury ·ICBC Claims Disputes |


Stephen Burri - Trademarks, Web, Patents lawyer

Stephen R. Burri, B.Sc., LLB.

Intellectual Property Lawyer · Registered Patent Agent · Registered Trade Marks Agent
serving Nanaimo & Vancouver

phone Nanaimo:    250.755.9110
phone Vancouver: 778.886.8626

Email:  burri@islandip.com - Practice: profile



Les Hunter, Nanaimo Real Estate Purchase / Development,  Wills Trusts Lawyer

Leslie C. Hunter

Solicitor with over 25 years practice in Real Estate law, Real Estate Development, Wills, Estates and Estate Planning, Corporate and Commercial transactions.

HunterLawCorp.com & CanadaLegal.info more info




BEN FALKENBERG

Personal Injury Lawyer  -  www.benfalkenberg.com
· Car Accidents
· Truck / Tractor Trailer Accidents
· Motorcycle Accidents
· Pedestrian Accidents
· Bicycle Accidents
Bently Falkenberg
30 Front Street
Nanaimo, BC,  V9R 5K9
Phone:  250 754-1234




Brenda Kaine, Nanaimo family lawyer and certified Law Society mediator

G. Brenda KAINE

 · Family Mediation
 · Separation and Divorce
 · Child Custody and Access
 · Child Support
 · Spousal Support
 · Property Division
 · Cohabitation and Marriage Agreements

more information


Laura  K.  Taylor, Barrister & Solicitor

Real Estate Law, Mortgages, and Family Law including:  Divorce, Custody access, Spousal · Child support, Property division, and Prenuptial · Cohabitation · Separation agreements

Law Offices of Laura K. Taylor
431 Owl Place
Nanaimo, BC,  V9T 5A4
Phone:  250.729.7979


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Stephen Burri - Trademarks, Web, Patents lawyer

Steve Burri, Professional Biography

His practise includes all aspects of intellectual property law, including patents, trademarks, copyright, domain names, industrial designs, trade secrets, due diligence and licensing.  He also advises clients in entertainment and sports law matters.

Steve helps creative clients profit from their creativity.  He enables his clients to develop a strategic understanding of their intellectual property assets.  Steve’s clients appreciate his attention to detail, clear communication style, and cost-effective service.

He advises clients to identify, protect, manage and enforce their intellectual property.  Steve represents his clients before the Canadian Intellectual Property Office, the US Patent and Trademark Office and offices of the Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT).  His network of foreign associates helps protect his clients’ IP worldwide.  Steve has successfully defended clients’ domain names in the <.com> and <.ca> domain spaces.

Steve is trained as a scientist and has conducted university and industrial research in the fields of mining, oil & gas, and environmental remediation.  Previous experience includes positions as in-house counsel to a world-leading fuel cell company, teaching university biotechnology courses, and managing science and technology associations.

Steve has served as director and advisor for several organizations, including the Canadian Museum for Human Rights, Egale Canada, Canadian Student Pugwash, World University Service of Canada, and the Vancouver Mens Chorus.


Education

University of Victoria (LL.B., 1997)
University of Victoria (B.Sc. (Biochemistry and Microbiology), 1989)

Year of call

Called to British Columbia Bar, 1998

Affiliations

Fellow, Intellectual Property Institute of Canada

Member, Canadian Bar Association - Intellectual Property Section

Member, American Bar Association - Intellectual Property Section

Member, Patent and Trademark Association of BC

Member, International Trademark Association

Additional information

Reg. Patent Agent - Canada, United States, Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT)

Reg. Trademark Agent  - Canada, United States

Stephen Burri - Trademarks, Web, Patents lawyer

Stephen R. Burri, BSc, LLB
Intellectual Property Lawyer · Registered Patent Agent · Registered Trade Marks Agent

43 Machleary Street
Nanaimo, BC
V9R 2G3
Phone Nanaimo:   250.755.911
Phone Vancouver: 778.886.8626
Web: www.islandip.com
Email:  burri@islandip.com


  • Brian J. Kirkhope, Lawyer for Personal Injury · ICBC claims · Civil Litigation
    Manning & Kirkhope is an experienced personal injury litigation firm.  We do not act for any insurance companies, so our clients can be assured that their rights are uppermost in our minds.  We work for the injured person, to ensure that they get the best settlement they are entitled to. Manning & Kirkhope accepts files on a contingency fee basis, so that our clients do not need to pay anything during the conduct of the lawsuit. We pay for medical reports and some medical treatments as part of our work for our clients. [fr. website 060525]
    Manning & Kirkhope
    430 Wentworth Street
    Nanaimo, BC V9R 3E1
    phone:  250 753-6766
    email:  brian@mannkirk.com
    website:  www.mannkirk.com

  • Anthony, John Barrister & Solicitor
    41 Chapel Street
    Nanaimo, BC V9R 5H3
    phone:  250-716-1667

  • Mont Walker Law Corporation
    Barristers Solicitors Notaries
    505, 495 Dunsmuir Street,
    P.O. Box 10,
    Nanaimo, BC V9R 5K4
    telephone:  250-753-6435
    toll free:  1-877-753-6435
    web site: www.islandlaw.ca

  • Beaubier, George E. Beaubier Personal Law Corporation
    Beaubier Personal Law Corporation 7 - 4180 Island Highway North
    Nanaimo, BC V9T 1W6
    phone: 250-756-2616

  • Bledsoe, Richard C. Barrister & Solicitor
    #12 - 1599 Dufferin Crescent
    P.O. Box 1106, Station A
    Nanaimo, BC, V9R 6E7
    phone 250-754-2337

  • Boe, Ted
    Barrister & Solicitor
    5758 Broadway Road
    Nanaimo, BC, V9V 1E9
    phone: 250-758-5810 [update 050215]

  • Boschert, Jeffrey C.
    [* moved to Vernon, BC]
    go to Vernon-Kelowna Lawyers for details

  • Brown, Michael W. Barrister & Solicitor
    Legal practise:  Business Law · Real Estate Law · Wills & Estates · Civil Litigation [Personal Injury, Motor Vehicle Accidents, ICBC claims disputes] and Immigration Law.
    "... A graduate of the Faculty of Law at the University of Ottawa, Mike was admitted as a member of the Law Society of Alberta in 1981 and British Columbia in 1995.  Mike continues to practice in both Alberta and B.C.
    He is actively involved in the Boards of Directors of the Malaspina University College Foundation, the United Way, the Nanaimo Dragon Boat Festival Society, and Crime Stoppers.  He is also active in the Nanaimo Rotary Club and the Nanaimo Chamber of Commerce." [quote fr. website 060525 update 2011.01.03]

    Geselbracht Brown
    #3 - 4488 Wellington Road
    Nanaimo, BC, V9T 2H3
    phone: 250 758-2825

  • Brooks, David Personal Injury, ICBC Claims & Civil Litigation Lawyer
    "David Brooks' practice is focused on representing plaintiffs who have been injured in personal injury situations. David has extensive trial experience, including jury trials, and has appeared several times as counsel before the British Columbia Court of Appeal. Additionally, David is a trained commercial mediator, and has conducted numerous successful mediations on behalf of a wide range of clients. "
    Ramsay Lampman Rhodes
    111 Wallace St.
    Nanaimo, B.C.  V9R 5B2
    Tel:  250.754.3321

Canada Immigration Legal Services from Nanaimo Lawyers

  • Hobbs Hargreave, Barristers & Solicitors
  • Simmarjit Madaan, barrister & solicitor with Mont & Walker Law Corp, practices Canada Immigration law.  ... She is fluent in Hindi and Punjabi.  [quote fr. website 2011.02.16]

Canada Immigration Legal Services from Vancouver Lawyers

  • Canada Immigration Lawyers www.canadavisalaw.com Canada Immigration lawyers-attorneys Lowe and Company in Vancouver
    Lowe & Company, Vancouver's Immigration and Business Lawyers has helped people and businesses from over 65 countries immigrate or get work permits / visas to Canada over 25 years.

    In addition to our immigration lawyers, this firm has 2 registered Canadian Immigration Consultants on site.

    We serve you in English, Chinese Mandarin, Taiwanese, Cantonese, Teo Chiu dialects) and Japanese languages. About Lowe and Company Business and Immigration Lawyers




  • C. D. Wilson & Associates, barristers & solicitors
    Legal services for "businesses, strata corporations, societies and individuals across a multitude of industry groups." [quote from website 2003/12/06]
    630 Terminal North,
    Nanaimo, BC
    phone: 250-741-1400
    website:  www.cdwilson.bc.ca
  • Carlson, James C. D.
    Carson and Company
    Barristers & Solicitors
    669 Terminal North,
    Nanaimo, BC, V9S 4K1
    phone:  250-753-7582
  • Churchill, Christopher G.
    Barrister & Solicitor
    P.O. Box 2228
    Station A
    Nanaimo, BC V9R 6X9
    phone: 250-753-6112
  • Cook, Kimberley Barrister & Solicitor
    * moved to
    Thorsteinssons Tax Lawyers
    P O Box 49123, Three Bentall Centre
    27th Floor, 595 Burrard Street
    Vancouver, BC, V7X 1J2
    Tel: 604-689-1261

  • Croll, Andrew C. Barrister & Solicitor
    #23 - 4800 North Island Highway
    Nanaimo, BC, V9W 1W6
    Tel: 250-751-3332

LAW FIRM ADVERTISEMENT

Vernon lawyer also serves Kelowna personal injury clients

Clarke, Robert A. Experienced trial lawyer for personal injury law & accident claims. 

Cases have included motor vehicle accidents, wrongful death, slip-and-fall claims, (All Terrain Vehicle) ATV accidents, boating accidents, product liability, and domestic animal altercations.  Claims have ranged from simple whiplash to catastrophic injuries (including brain and spine injuries), and long-term disabilities and paraplegia.

We represent clients throughout BC

Our law office is located in Vernon, and we represent clients in:

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Distance is not a concern or impediment to good representation.

We recognize that there are many choices and the selection of legal counsel is an important one. Robert Clarke's personal profile and testimonials from clients and engineering professionals have been placed on this web site to assist you in making this decision.

Robert A. Clarke, Barrister & Solicitor
3018 29 Street,
Vernon, BC  V1T-5A7
Phone:  250-558-0300     Toll Free:  1.866.662.4441
E-mail:  rac@raclaw.ca
Web site:  www.raclaw.ca


NANAIMO B.C. LAWYERS LISTINGS CONTINUED


  • Crossan, Laurie A. Barrister & Solicitor
    Mont & Walker Law Corporation
    201 Selby Street
    Nanaimo, BC, 
    V9R 2R2
    Tel:  250 753-6435


  • Dick, Sandra L. Barrister & Solicitor Area of practice: family law
    Heath & Company
    #200 - 1808 Bowen Road
    Nanaimo, BC, V9S 5W4
    phone:  250-753-2202
    toll free  1-866-753-2202 website: www.nanaimolaw.com/firmprofile.htm



  • Doug Traill Memorial Law Centre
    Legal Aid Services / Welfare Advocacy
    420 Albert,
    Nanaimo, BC
    phone:  250-741-0242

  • Fabris, Nicolai Barrister & Solicitor
    Fabris McIver Hornquist
    40 Cavan Street
    PO Box 778
    Nanaimo, BC V9R 5M2
    phone:  250-753-6661

  • Bentley J. FALKENBERG
    Personal Injury Lawyer
    "Bentley J. Falkenberg is a 1989 graduate of Osgoode Hall Law School in Toronto, Ontario. Mr Falkenberg practices exclusively in the area of Plaintiff Personal Injury and Civil Litigation. Mr Falkenberg only represents plaintiffs who are injured by others. Mr Falkenberg does not represent insurance companies." fr. website BenFalkenberg.com
    · Car Accidents
    · Truck / Tractor Trailer Accidents
    · Motorcycle Accidents
    · Pedestrian Accidents
    · Bicycle Accidents

    Bentley J. Falkenberg Law Corporation
    PO Box 190
    30 Front Street
    Nanaimo, BC,  V9R 5K9
    Phone:  250 754-1234
    Web:  www.benfalkenberg.com

  • Franklin, Blair J. Barrister & Solicitor
    Johnston Franklin
    #210 - 3260 Norwell Drive,
    Nanaimo, BC, V9T 1X5
    phone:  250-756-3823
    web site: www.johnstonfranklin.ca
  • Freeman, David A. Barrister & Solicitor
    [* moved to
    Freeman & Company
    P.O. Box 415
    426 Harlech Road
    Qualicum Beach, BC V9K 1S9
    phone: 250-752-4249

  • GARRETT, Robert G. - Barrister & Solicitor
    #4B - 1840 Cedar Road
    Nanaimo, BC V9X 1H9
    Telephone:  (250) 722-2001

  • Geselbracht, Will Wyn Barrister & Solicitor

    "He received his law degree from the University of British Columbia, and is a member of the Law Society of British Columbia and Alberta.  He has a further diploma in Civil Law from the Universitê de Sherbrooke in Quebec, and did his undergraduate studies at Saint Mary's College in Moraga, California.
    Will conducts a general practice of law with extensive Civil Litigation experience in Personal Injury and ICBC MVA injuries claims disputes.
    Will can currently assist clients in Spanish, French and Italian."



    Geselbract Brown
    #3 - 4488 Wellington,
    Nanaimo, BC,  V9T 2H3
    phone:  250-758-2825

    The firm of Geselbracht Brown is experienced in:
    ·  Motor Vehicle Accidents - Representing Plaintiffs
    ·  Corporate and Commercial
    ·  Real Estate and Mortgages
    ·  Trademark and Copyright
    ·  Estate Planning and Wills
    ·  Civil Litigation
    ·  Bankruptcies, Receiverships & Foreclosures
    ·  Immigration


  • Gibb Peter A.
    14 - 55 Front,
    Nanaimo, BC V9R 5H9
    phone:  250-753-2556

  • Giovando, Peter J. Barrister & Solicitor
    Heath & Company
    Areas of practice:  Personal Injury & Civil Litigation; Family Law; Mediation; Wills & Estates; Estate Litigation.
    #200 - 1808 Bowen Road,
    Nanaimo, BC, V9S 5W4
    phone:  250-753-2202

  • Greves, Michelle L.
    Lunny & Company
    376 Selby Street
    Nanaimo, BC
    V9R 2R5

  • Harris, Michael O. Barrister & Solicitor
    [* update * MOVED}
    1182 Yates Road
    Comox, BC V9M 3X3
    phone: 250 339-7060

  • Harvey, Brian Barrister & Solicitor
    Suite #3 - 55 Front Street,
    Nanaimo, BC, V9R 5H9
    phone:  250-753-3500

  • Heath & Company
    "...established full service law firm. Heath & Company opened in Nanaimo on Vancouver Island in 1950.
    Heath & Company is proud of its heritage. Four of its partners have been appointed Judges of the Supreme Court of British Columbia. Heath & Company boasts high calibre and experienced legal counsel.
    " [fr. website 060525]


    Heath & Company 200 - 1808 Bowen Road,
    Nanaimo, BC V9S 5W4
    phone:  250-753-2202
    toll free  1-866-753-2202 website: www.nanaimolaw.com/firmprofile.htm

  • HENNING Ingrid Barrister & Solicitor
    * Update 0502 - practising - not in private practise - moved to ICBC Litigation Department, Nanaimo

  • HERTZBERG, A. Peter Criminal Defense · Trial Lawyer

    "Impaired driving · Marihuana grow operations & All criminal and drug charges · conspiracies · Young offenders · Securities, banking & insurance appeals · Major Personal injury"


    Peter Hertzberg
    Hertzberg Law Offices
    1687 Princess Royal Avenue
    Nanaimo, BC
    V9S 4A3
    Phone:  250 753-1891


    see also criminal defense lawyer
    see other Nanaimo criminal defense lawyers

  • Hobbs, Basil
    Hobbs Hargrave
    301 Franklyn Street
    Nanaimo, BC, V9R 2X5
    phone: 250-753-3477

  • Hobbs Hargrave barristers, solicitors and notaries public
    a full service law firm offering legal services including:  Corporate Law · Family Law · Immigration Law · Litigation · Personal Injury · Real Estate Conveyancing · Wills and Estates
    301 Franklyn,
    Nanaimo, BC, V9R 2X5
    phone:  250-753-3477
    web site: hobbslaw.com

  • Hornquist, Richard K. Barrister & Solicitor
    Fabris McIver Hornquist
    40 Cavan Street
    PO Box 778
    Nanaimo, BC V9R 5M2
    phone:  250-753-6661
    [050215 update]

  • Huggins, Patricia [note address change 050215]
    551 Arbutus Avenue
    Nanaimo, BC V9R 5E4
    phone 250-754-5901



Leslie C. HUNTER

Hunter Garrett - barristers & solicitors
#4 - 4180 Island Highway North
Nanaimo, BC V9T 1W6

phone:  250-756-9950
email: ann@hunterlawcorp.com


Les Hunter, Nanaimo Real Estate Purchase / Development,  Wills Trusts Lawyer

Over 20 years practice in Real Estate law, Real Estate Development, Wills, Estates and Estate Planning, Corporate and Commercial transactions.

Community Involvement:
A dedicated member of Rotary International, Les takes pride in the many fundraising events and community activities in which his club participates. Les also enjoys being involved in community events such as the B.C. Summer Games and Malaspina University-College Festival of Trees.  He contributes to information- based seminars in estate planning and business development."

#4 - 4180 Island Highway North
Nanaimo, BC  V9T 1W6
Website: HunterLawCorp.com


  • Johnston, Richard F.
    Johnston Franklin
    210-3260 Norwell Drive,
    Nanaimo, BC
    phone:  250-756-3823
    web site: www.jlf.ca

  • Jones, D. Gregory
    Sadlemyer & Company Law Office
    137 Bastion Street,
    Nanaimo, BC, V9R 3A2
    phone 250 753-9527

  • Jones, Keith E.
    Legal Services Society
    #302 - 1488 Fourth Ave
    Prince George, BC V2L 4Y2
    phone 250 564-9717


Brenda Kaine, Nanaimo family lawyer and certified Law Society mediator

G. Brenda KAINE

Barrister & Soliciter

Family law lawyer and a Law Society Certified Family Law Mediator.

 · Family Mediation
 · Separation and Divorce
 · Child Custody and Access
 · Child Support
 · Spousal Support
 · Property Division
 · Cohabitation and Marriage Agreements

"Kaine Law is a Nanaimo-based law firm specializing in Family Law and Mediation.  Brenda Kaine uses her expertise in Mediation and years of practical experience in Family Law to get her clients the best possible resolution with care and respect for all parties involved.  Brenda Kaine can help you get resolution without damaging your ongoing relationships." 091115

    Kaine Law Corporation
    Park Place Law
    #100 - 2124 Bowen Road
    Nanaimo, BC V9S 1H7
    Office: 250-758-7758
    Web: www.familylawnanaimo.com

updated 2011.11.16a


  • King Sutton Law Firm
    Brian D. Sutton, Barrister & Solicitor
    155 Commercial Street
    Nanaimo, BC V9R 5G5
    phone 250-753-6617


  • Kirkhope, Brian J., Barrister & Solicitor
    Firm:  Manning & Kirkhope
    430 Wentworth Street
    Nanaimo, BC V9R 3E1
    phone:  250 753-6766
    email:  brian@mannkirk.com
    website:  www.mannkirk.com

  • KROG, Leonard E. Barrister & Solicitor
    Preferred Areas of Practice:
    ·  Family Law
    ·  Wills and Estates
    ·  Estate Litigation (including the preparation of trusts and all related documents)
    Krog & Company
    207 - 155 Skinner Road
    Nanaimo, BC V9R 5E8
    phone 250-716-8755
    Web: www.krogandcompany.ca/en/about_us.html

  • KROG, Sharon
    Preferred Areas of of Practice:
    ·  Wills and Estates
    ·  Powers of Attorney
    ·  Representation Agreements
    ·  Real Estate
    ·  Mortgages
    ·  Corporate and Commercial
    ·  Discretionary Trusts

    Krog & Company
    207 - 155 Skinner Road
    Nanaimo, BC V9R 5E8
    phone 250-716-8755
    web: http://www.krogandcompany.ca ...about_us
  • Laurie, Catherine A. barrister & solicitor
    Heath & Company
    #200 - 1808 Bowen Road
    Nanaimo, BC V9S 5W4
    phone: 250-753-2202


  • Lebedovich, Patricia E.
    [update 2005.02 MOVED to
    Box 214
    Parksville, BC V9P 2G4
    phone:  250-753-4108

  • LOBAY, David J. Barrister & Solicitor
    A general practice law firm providing services in:
    ·  Corporate and Commercial Law
    · Civil Litigation
    · Divorce and Family Law
    · Personal Injury & ICBC Claims
    · Real Estate, Conveyancing, and Mortgages
    · Wills and Estates


    David J. Lobay Law Corporation
    #7 - 4180 Island Highway North Nanaimo, BC V9T 1W6
    Nanaimo, BC
    phone:  250 756-2616
    website: www.lobaylaw.com

  • Long, Randie S.
    Merrill Long & Company
    Address 201 Milton Street
    Nanaimo, BC V9R 2K5
    phone 250 754-4441


  • LOWE and COMPANY
    Canada Immigration Lawyers · Business Lawyers

Canada Immigration lawyers-attorneys Lowe and Company in Vancouver

Our multilingual staff include:  immigration lawyers | business lawyers | immigration consultants | notary public - who are fluent in:  English, Mandarin Chinese, Cantonese and Teo Chiu Chinese Dialects, and Japanese 

Our Mission is to help people from overseas come to Canada to work, study and immigrate here, in an efficient and caring manner. 

The firm's senior lawyers are recognized lecturers and authors in Canadian Immigration Law, and have helped clients from over 65 countries come to Canada.  Find out how we can help you!

Jeffrey S. Lowe, barrister & solicitor
Canada Immigration & Business Law Practice

Suite 900 - 777 West Broadway
Vancouver, B.C.  V5Z 4J7
Canada
Telephone:  604-875-9338
Email:  info@canadavisalaw.com
Web Site:  CanadaVisaLaw.com

Nanaimo Listings Continue Below

  • Loy, Deborah A., Barrister & Solicitor
    5359 Highridge Place,
    Nanaimo, BC
    V9T 5Z8
    phone: 250-758-4333


  • Lunny, Andrew R., Barrister & Solicitor
    Lunny & Company
    376 Selby Street
    Nanaimo, BC
    V9R 2R5


  • MacIsaac & Company,
    [part of MacIssac Group of Law Firms]
    Suite 607 - 495 Dunsmuir Street,
    P.O. Box 455
    Nanaimo, B.C. V9R 5L5
    Ph: (250) 754-1295
    Port Alberni: (250) 723-4611
    Email: macnan@macisaacgroup.com


  • McIver, Iain Barrister & Solicitor
    Fabris McIver Hornquist
    40 Cavan Street
    PO Box 778
    Nanaimo, BC V9R 5M2
    phone:  250-753-6661
    [update 050215]

  • McKeachie, Morley W. barrister & solicitor
    M. McKeachie Law Corporation
    Address Suite 203, 155 Skinner Street
    Nanaimo, BC V9R 5E8
    phone:  250-753-5529

  • MacLeod, David A.
    [updated 050217 moved] MacIsaac & Company
    1117 Wharf Street; 3rd Floor
    Victoria, BC V8W 1T7
    phone: 250-381-5353



  • McNeil, Roderick N. barrister & solicitor
    R.N. McNeil Law Corporation
    1 - 5144 Metral Drive
    Nanaimo, BC V9T 2K8
    phone: 250-758-2535
    [updated 050217 address]

  • MacNeil, Peter M. not in private practice
    ICBC Litigation Department,
    Nanaimo, BC
    [* update 050217]

  • McPhee, Stephen, Barrister & Solicitor
    for civil litigation, family law, personal injury, insurance law and commercial litigation

    111 Wallace St.
    Nanaimo, BC   V9R 5B2
    Tel: 250.754.3321
    " Stephen McPhee practices in the areas of civil litigation, family law, personal injury, insurance law and commercial litigation. Stephen has appeared in both the Provincial and Supreme Courts of British Columbia.

    Stephen possesses a B.Comm (University of Stellenbosch, South Africa), and a Bachelor of Laws degree (University of Stellenbosch, South Africa). Stephen was called to the Bar of South Africa in 1996, and to the Bar of British Columbia in 2002. " [quote fr. website 2005.02.11 ]


  • Manning & Kirkhope law firm
    see Brian J. Kirkhope, barrister & solicitor
    430 Wentworth Street
    Nanaimo, BC, V9R 3E1
    phone:  250-753-6766


  • Merrill, Nancy
    Merrill Long & Company
    201 Milton Street
    Nanaimo, BC, V9R 2K5
    phone: 250-754-4441


  • Michaels, Vincent
    {* MOVED to Richmond, BC - update 2005.02]
    Michaels & Filkow
    Address:  406N - 5811 Cooney Road
    Richmond, BC, V6X 3M1
    phone: 604 270-4112


  • MADAAN, Simmarjit K.*
    Barrister & Solicitor
    " Simmarjit Madaan is a Nanaimo lawyer practising Immigration, Real Estate, Wills and Estates and Corporate/Commercial law.  ... She is fluent in Hindi and Punjabi.  [quote fr. website 2011.02.16]
    Mont & Walker Law Corporation
    201 Selby Street
    Nanaimo BC Canada V9R 2R2
    *Law Corporation
    Phone:   250-753-6435
    Web Site:  www.IslandLaw.ca
  • Mont, Roderick E.
    Mont & Walker Law Corporation
    505-495 Dunsmuir Street,
    P.O. Box 10
    Nanaimo, B.C.
    phone:  250-753-6435

  • Morgan, John B.
    Barrister & Solicitor
    #28 - 55 Front Street
    Nanaimo, BC
    phone:  250 754-6122

  • Mullen, William R.
    #403 - 495 Dunsmuir Street,
    Nanaimo, BC
    phone:  250-753-5903

  • Murphy, James J.
    #1 - 5144 Metral Drive
    Nanaimo, BC
    phone: 250 758-2535

  • Ollek, Sucha S.
    Barrister & Solicitor
    301-321 Wallace Street,
    Nanaimo, BC
    phone:  250-754-7774

  • Paziuk, Kenneth R.
    Barrister & Solicitor
    3283 Crystal Place
    Nanaimo, BC
    phone: 250 756-0880

  • Petley-Jones, Ralph
    5732 Hammond Bay Road
    Nanaimo, BC
    phone: 250 758-7370

  • RADCLIFFE, Charles G. - B.Comm. LL.B.
    Barrister & Solicitor
    Fabris McIver Hornquist & Radcliffe
    40 Cavan Street
    PO Box 778
    Nanaimo, BC  V9R 5M2
    Phone:  (250) 753-6661

  • Ramsay Lampman Rhodes - Nanaimo Offices

    111 Wallace Street,
    Nanaimo, B.C. V9R 5B2

    Telephone:  250-754-3321



  • Richards, Matthew I
    #5 - 93 Commercial Street
    Nanaimo, BC
    phone: 250- 741-8828


  • Rongve, Kristin
    Barrister & Solicitor
    LOY RONGVE
    7186 Lantzville Road
      (* above the Sow's Ear Medical Clinic)
    P.O. Box 437
    Lantzville, BC phone: 250-390-3157

    "Kristin has developed her practice in the areas of family and divorce law, collections, and general civil litigation.  She has a particular interest in developing her court case load in the corporate and business litigation field."
    web site: www.kristinrongve.ca


  • SVACEK, V. Victor, barrister & solicitor
    V. Victor Svacek
    155 Commercial Street
    Nanaimo, BC
    V9R 5G5
    Phone:  250 756-4765

  • STRAIN, Elisabeth, barrister & solicitor
    Elisabeth A.L. Strain Law Corporation
    trial and collaborative law
    103 - 360 Selby Street
    Nanaimo, BC
    V9R 2R5
    Phone:  250 753-0860
    Web:  www.nanaimofamilylaw.com...strain
    [update 2009.01.27]

  • Saunders, F. Harold
    1451 Frontier Place
    Nanaimo, BC
    phone: 250-722-2889
    Mediation Services
    web site: HaroldSaunders.com

  • Schneider, Louise
    Barrister & Solicitor
    Mair Jensen Blair
    phone: 250-374-3161 moved to kamloops see MJPlaw.com


  • Scott, William A.
    Barrister & Solicitor Hobbs Hargrave
    301 Franklyn St.,
    Nanaimo, BC
    phone:  250-753-3477

  • Screech, Martin
    MacIsaac & Company
    Address 503 Comox Road
    P.O. Box 455, Station A
    Nanaimo, BC V9R 5L5
    phone:  250-754-1295

  • Shelling, Louis J.
    [* update 2005 - MOVED to L. J. Shelling, Law Corporation
    296 Bayview Street
    P.O. Box 1510
    Ladysmith, BC V9G 1B1
    Telephone:  250 245-2075


  • Sinclair, Glenn B.
    Barrister & Solicitor
    Glenn B. Sinclair Law Corp.
    Suite 102 - 65 Front Street
    Nanaimo, BC phone:  250 741-8958

  • Stacey, Robert N., barrister & solicitor
    "specializes in family law and has helped hundreds of families and individuals navigate through the legal aspects of divorce, custody of and access to children, spousal and child support, property division, adoption and child protection. We also handle conveyancing, mortgages, wills, separation agreements and adoption agreements." [quote 2005.02.17 fr. website nanaimolawyer.com]
    Old City Quarter Law Office
    Address 10 - 321 Wesley Street
    Nanaimo, BC V9R 2T5
    phone 250 753-0844

  • TAYLOR,  Laura K. Barrister & Solicitor
    Real Estate Law, Mortgages, Family Law including divorce, custody access, spousal / child support, property division, prenuptial / cohabitation / separation agreements
    1 - 4166 Departure Bay Rd.
    Nanaimo, BC
    V9T 4B7
    Tel: 250-729-7979
    [updated 2010.11.02]

  • Taylor, Stephen D.
    Barrister & Solicitor
    Criminal Defense Law, Young Offenders, Aboriginal Law
    ".... Depending on the type of case, legal aid referrals are still accepted, and payment plans for legal fees can be arranged. Your initial consultation is free" [quote fr. website 050308]
    Stephen D. Taylor
    501 Stewart Avenue
    Nanaimo, BC
    phone  250-753-9180

  • De Turberville, Adam Barrister & Solicitor

    Ramsay Lampman Rhodes
    111 Wallace St.
    Nanaimo, BC   V9R 5B2
    Tel: 250.754.3321

    "Adam de Turberville has practised in the areas of personal injury, civil litigation, employment law and criminal law for the past thirteen years.  Adam has extensive trial experience and has handled numerous serious personal injury cases in the Supreme Court of British Columbia, many involving jury trials. He has also appeared a number of times in the Court of Appeal of British Columbia. ..... In addtion, Adam handles a wide range of criminal matters in both the Provincial Court and the Supreme Court of British Columbia."
    [quote from website - with permission 2005.02.11]


  • Vanstone, James Barrister & Solicitor
    Civil Litigation & Personal Injury / ICBC Claims Lawyer

    Ramsay Lampman Rhodes
    111 Wallace St.
    Nanaimo, BC   V9R 5B2
    Tel: 250.754.3321
    Web site:

  • Walker, Michael P.
    Barrister & Solicitor
    Mont & Walker Law Corporation
    #505 - 495 Dunsmuir Street
    P.O. Box 10
    Nanaimo, BC
    phone: 250 753-6435 website: www.islandlaw.ca

  • Wansbrough, Laura
    Barrister & Solicitor
    207 Milton Street
    Nanaimo, BC
    phone: 250 753-7078

  • WARSH, Michael L. BA, MA, LLB, LLM  Barrister & Solicitor

    Legal Practice:  Family Law & Wills and Trusts

    Michael L. Warsh practices law primarily in the area of Family Law dealing with divorce, custody, access, maintenance, agreements and Wills and Trust planning, administration of trusts and estates, estate litigation as well as securities litigation.

    Michael Warsh obtained his Bachelor of Arts from the University of Western Ontario, his Masters in Philosophy at Queens University, his Bachelor of Laws from the University of New Brunswick, and his Master of Laws (LL.M.) at Duke University in North Carolina, U.S.A.

    Michael is an enthusiastic skier and runner, and is a member of the Canadian Bar Association.  In 2005-2006 he was Chair of the National and Provincial Law Week Committee.


    Michael Warsh, Barrister & Solicitor
    201 - 335 Wesley Street,
    Nanaimo, British Columbia, V9R 2T5.
    phone:  250-741-0003
    web:  www.warshlaw.com




ERIC  L. WILLIAMS,
Nanaimo Criminal defense lawyer

With over 25 years of courtroom experience for both the Crown and the Defence, you will get a lawyer who knows criminal law from both sides.

Handling all criminal matters including:

  • drug charges - search warrants
  • sexual charges
  • assault /threats
  • theft/ B & E/ robbery
  • fraud / arson / young offenders
  • murder / manslaughter

Legal Aid is available.

ERIC  L. WILLIAMS,
Criminal Defence Lawyer
#203-335 Wesley Street,
Nanaimo, B.C.,  V9R 2T5
Phone 24 hours:  250-741-1100
Phone toll free:  1.888.959.1100
Email:  ericwilliams@telus.net


[update address 2013.02.26 ]


  • Wood, Stuart E.
    Practice Areas: wills and estates
    Wood & Company, Barristers and Solicitors
    Address:  3 - 2025 Bowen Road
    Nanaimo, BC V9S 5W6
    phone:  250-751-8135

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  • Zacharias, Barry N.
    [* update 2005 - no longer in private practise - moved ]
    Ministry of Attorney General
    Provincial Government of B.C.

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NANAIMO CRIMINAL DEFENSE LAWYERS

Criminal Defence Lawyers in Alphabethical List
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A. PETER HERTZBERG, Criminal Defense · Trial Lawyer

"Impaired driving · Marihuana grow operations & All criminal and drug charges · Conspiracies · Young offenders · Securities, banking & insurance appeals · Major Personal injury"

Hertzberg Law Offices
1687 Princess Royal Avenue
Nanaimo, BC
V9S 4A3      Phone:  250 753-1891



ERIC  L. WILLIAMS,
Nanaimo Criminal defense lawyer

With over 25 years of courtroom experience for both the Crown and the Defence, you will get a lawyer who knows criminal law from both sides.

Handling all criminal matters including:

  • drug charges - search warrants
  • sexual charges
  • assault /threats
  • theft/ B & E/ robbery
  • fraud / arson / young offenders
  • murder / manslaughter

Legal Aid is available.

ERIC  L. WILLIAMS,
Criminal Defence Lawyer
#203-335 Wesley Street,
Nanaimo, B.C.,  V9R 2T5
Phone 24 hours:  250-741-1100
Phone toll free:  1.888.959.1100
Email:  ericwilliams@telus.net


[update address 2013.02.26 ]



Downtown VICTORIA BC lawyer fro Nanaimo residents looking for lawyer in Victoria

GEOF SIMAIR,
Victoria Criminal Defense Lawyer

Geof has served criminal defense clients from his offices in the heart of downtown Victoria for over 16 years.

Geofrey D. Simair Law Corporation
204 - 26 Bastion Square
Victoria, BC V8W 1H9
Phone:  250 385-4500
Email:  geof@simair-law.com
Web: simair-law.com


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  • Harvey, Brian A.
    Criminal defence lawyer
    • impaired driving / driving offences
    • marijuana / drug offences
    • theft / fraud offences
    • bail hearings
    • assault offences
    • spousal assault
    • youth court
    55 Front Street,
    Nanaimo, BC,  V9R 5H9
    phone:  (250) 753-3500
    Free initial consultation
    24 hours - phone:  250-753-3500

  • V. Victor Svacek
    155 Commercial Street
    Nanaimo, BC
    V9R 5G5
    Phone:  250 756-4765

Criminal Defence Lawyers in Alphabethical List
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  • Adam De TURBERVILLE Barrister & Solicitor


  • Eric WILLIAMS  Criminal defence lawyer
    More than 25 years experience, Legal Aid is accepted.  Handles all criminal offences.  A former Crown Prosecutor with 17 years experience.

    Eric L. Williams Barrister & Solicitor
    203 - 335 Wesley Street Nanaimo, BC
    V9R 2T5 Phone:  250 741-1100
    [update address 2013.01.17 ]


  • C. James WRIGHT, criminal defense lawyer
    · Free consultations
    · Legal Aid Accepted

    Criminal Law & Family Law | Adults & young offenders all criminal offences including:
    • Impaired driving
    • Assault
    • Drug Charges
    • Mischief
    • Bail Hearings
    • Theft / Possession ( B & E )
    • Fraud
    • False Pretenses
    • Weapons Offenses
    • Motor Vehicle Act Matters
    141 Bastion St., Nanaimo
    near courthouse
    Phone:  (250) 741-0393


Canadian Lawyers - Exemplars of Practice Profiles

Jeffery S. Lowe, Canada Immigration & Business Lawyer, Vancouver BC

photo Jeffrey Lowe in office overlooking False Creek in Vancouver

Jeffery S. Lowe heads the Business Immigrant Team and the Global HR Team of Lowe & Company.  This firm has helped individuals and businesses in over 50 countries immigrate, do business and handle their intracompany transfer needs e.g. through NAFTA work permits and visas to Canada.

In 2006 Jeffrey started a new website CanadaTradeJobs.com specifically to address the growing need of Canada generally and specifically BC and Alberta's construction and mining/oil industry for skilled trades people.

Jeffrey is the Team Leader for Lowe & Company's Business Immigrant Team, which has brought many Business Immigrants to Canada from Asia, North America, and the Middle East. He also heads up Lowe & Company's Global HR Team , which assists Canadian and Multinational companies to bring in foreign workers and executive transferees to Canada.

Professional Courses and Papers

Jeffrey has taught courses on Canada's Immigration Law to lawyers, Canada immigration officials, and Immigration consultants, both in Canada and abroad, since 1990. These have included:

  • Overview of Canadian Investor Immigrant Program: Washington State Bar Association: 1990
  • Canada Business Immigration Law: B.C. Continuing Legal Education Seminar, 1994
  • Canada Business Immigration from the People's Republic of China: BC Continuing Legal Education Seminar, 1994
  • Canada Business Immigration for non-Immigration Lawyers: BC Continuing Legal Education Seminar, 1998
  • Canada Investor Immigration Update:  Immigration Lawyers Subsection, Canadian Bar Association, 1998
  • Proposed Immigration Regulations Change Provisions For Foreign Religious and Charitable Workers:  Canadian Council of Christian Charities, April 2002

Visit www.canadavisalaw.com for a wealth of information about Canada's Citizenship and Immigration programs.

Jeffery and his team of lawyers, notaries and relocation specialists are fluent in:  English, Mandarin Chinese, Cantonese Chinese, and Teo Chiu Chinese.

Jeffrey S. Lowe
barrister & solicitor, B.Comm., LLB
Lowe and Company
#900 - 777 West Broadway,
Vancouver, BC, V5Z 4J7
Canada
phone: (604) 875-9338 fax: (604) 875-1325
e-mail: info@canadavisalaw.com
web-site: CanadaVisaLaw.com


Multi-Lingual Realtors in Vancouver & Victoria, BC

A immigration "relocation consultant" that many people depend on is their realtor.

Looking for experienced Vancouver realtors who speaks English / Chinese Cantonese / Chinese Mandarin?  Consider realtors Arthur Gee & Rosy Yung.

see some of their work at Metrotown.info Vancouver Real Estate

Looking for a Victoria realtor who speaks English / Chinese Cantonese / Chiu Chow / Chinese Mandarin dialects -- consider MLS award winning realtor Lucy Richardson, with Re/Max Camosun
see her web site at LucyRichardson.com or
see the Victoria Real Estate area of Metrotown.info


This page is in part sponsored by Lowe & Company CanadaVisalaw.com/home.htm as a public service for people looking for immigration lawyers and services in the Vancouver and South Western BC area.

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