Senior partner Robert Anderson, QC, practises as general counsel representing clients in court and in alternative dispute forums including arbitrations and mediations. He regularly appears in court on matters that involve a wide variety of areas of law including securities, white collar criminal matters, corporate, commercial, class actions, media, administrative, environmental, constitutional, property assessment, municipal expropriation, and criminal. Mr. Anderson has appeared in all levels of the courts of British Columbia, the Federal Trial Court, the Federal Court of Appeal, the Tax Court of Canada, and the Supreme Court of Canada. He has both appeared before and/or conducted judicial review proceedings of decisions from a wide spectrum of statutory decision makers. Mr. Anderson has represented various levels of government and other public bodies including the provincial Government of British Columbia, the Greater Vancouver Regional District, the City of Vancouver, the Municipality of Richmond, and the Motor Carrier Commission of British Columbia. Listed in The Best Lawyers in Canada for his work in defamation & media law. Martindale-Hubbell ranked. Admitted to the Bar of British Columbia (1978). Appointed Queen’s Counsel (2009).
Year Called to the Bar:
Litigation - Defamation & Media
Litigation - Corporate Commercial