D. Geoffrey Cowper, QC
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Senior counsel and leader of the firm’s Litigation & Dispute Resolution Group. Top ranked by Chambers & Partners in dispute resolution. Named Best Lawyers' Vancouver Class Action Lawyer of 2012 and Corporate and Commercial Litigator of 2010. Listed by National Post-Best Lawyers in Canada for eight areas of practice. Featured by The Lexpert®/American Lawyer Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers. Chair of the BC Justice Reform Initiative 2012. Counsel to commissions of inquiry into Indian Affairs policy, Securities Regulation and the Frank Paul Inquiry. Counsel in the Supreme Court of Canada on constitutional and Charter issues, commercial, tort, and administrative law. Active on investor-state and international commercial arbitration matters, including CMD v. DRC. Clients include Coast Capital Savings Credit Union, First Quantum Minerals, UBC, Royal Bank of Canada Group and Jim Pattison Group. Lecturer on topics ranging from commercial legal issues to constitutional law and current public issues. Former Chair of Legal Services Society and former BC Chair of American College of Trial Lawyers.
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