650 West Georgia St, Suite 3200, PO Box 11504, Vancouver, BC
Year called to bar: 1990 (BC)
Kim Jakeman, KC is a partner with Harper Grey, Chair of the Health Law Group, and an elected member of the Practice Management Committee. Her civil litigation practice includes professional liability, general insurance, and major property loss disputes. She has acted for plaintiffs and defendants in various litigation disputes. Her administrative law practice includes regulatory work for a variety of professions. She has recently been appointed to the Property Assessment Appeal Board. Kim has also developed niche expertise in the emerging field of MAiD (medical assistance in dying). In addition to her legal practice, Kim has an active mediation practice that she enjoys immensely. Mediation has given Kim a new appreciation for the parties in litigation. Through her work and training, Kim has a deep understanding of and key insights into the realm of mediation in civil litigation and in the context of workplace disputes. She is a Roster member with Mediate BC. Kim is passionate about stemming the exodus of women in the legal profession and is the Co-Founder of Life in Law, a free and confidential support forum for women in law by women in law. Kim was called to the BC Bar in 1990 and the Washington State Bar in 1994. Appointed KC in 2021.