David F. McEwen, QC
Associate Counsel

Alexander Holburn Beaudin + Lang LLP

700 West Georgia St, Suite 2700
Vancouver, BC V7Y 1B8
Phone: (604) 484-1748
Fax: (604) 484-9748
E-mail: dmcewen@ahbl.ca
 
 
 

David McEwen, QC, Associate Counsel and consultant, leads Alexander Holburn’s Maritime Practice. Mr. McEwen obtained his law degree from the University of British Columbia in 1967. He was called to the BC Bar in 1968 and appointed Queen’s Counsel in 2003. His practice is restricted to admiralty law and marine insurance, representing marine underwriters, insurance brokers, ship-owners and charterers. He has appeared at all levels of court, including the Supreme Court of Canada. He speaks at numerous maritime law seminars in Canada and the United States on subjects involving maritime law. He is the chairperson and speaker at several seminars on federal court practice and procedure. Mr. McEwen is a member and then chairperson of the Canadian Bar Association Standing Committee on the Federal Court Rules from 1977 to 1991, and was appointed to the statutory Federal Court Rules Committee from 1991 to 1998. He is also a member of the Canadian Bar Association and The Law Society of British Columbia. Mr. McEwen has been selected by his peers for inclusion in the publication The Best Lawyers in Canada since its commencement in 2006. He has been an associate editor of American Maritime Cases since 1978.


Year Called to the Bar:1968 (BC)
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