200 Burrard St, Suite 1200, Waterford Centre, Vancouver, BC
Year called to bar: 1994 (BC)
Graham Walker is the managing partner of BLG’s Vancouver office, the group head, Specialized Disputes, and the national business leader of the Insurance & Tort Liability Group. He practises transportation law (with a focus on shipping law, rail, and trucking), environmental law, insurance claim defense, and general commercial litigation. Graham acts on marine casualties, terminal and cargo claims, environmental prosecutions, and civil disputes involving environmental issues. For example: land development impacts, air pollution, migrating pollution, fisheries issues, transport of dangerous goods, agricultural issues, heritage issues, First Nations issues, mining issues, forestry issues, and administrative matters. He is recognized in the 2021 edition (since 2014) of The Best Lawyers in Canada (Environmental Law, Maritime Law, Transportation Law), the 2021 edition (since 2016) of Chambers Canada — Canada's Leading Lawyers for Business (Transportation: Shipping – Nationwide), the 2020 edition (since 2011) of The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory (Shipping & Maritime Law), and the 2020 (since 2015) edition of Benchmark Canada — The Definitive Guide to Canada's Leading Litigation Firms & Attorneys as Local Litigation Star: British Columbia and Litigation Star: Insurance & Maritime.