Mr. McEwan is a senior commercial counsel with extensive experience in the areas of complex civil, corporate commercial, securities, product liability and administrative litigation at both trial and appellate levels, including the Supreme Court of Canada. He is a past president and Director of the Sopinka Cup Society, a Fellow and member of the Board of Governors of the International Society of Barristers and a member of the Supreme Court of British Columbia Rules Revision Committee. He has served as facilitator for the Osgoode Hall Masters Program in securities law and is an instructor for the University of British Columbia Advocacy Program. In 2006, he was the only British Columbia litigator listed in The Lexpert®/American Lawyer Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada’s list of the "25 Litigators to Watch". In 2007, and again in 2008, he was named among the "Top 100 litigators" in the Lexpert® Guide to the Leading US/Canada Cross-Border Litigation Lawyers in Canada. Author of Commercial Arbitration in Canada: A Guide to Domestic and International Arbitrations for Canada Law Book. Called to the British Columbia Bar in 1987. Appointed QC in 2004.