Luciana P. Brasil
Luciana P. Brasil
Partner at Branch MacMaster LLP
(604) 654-2960
(604) 684-3429
777 Hornby St, Suite 1410, Vancouver, BC
Year called to bar: 1999 (BC); 2013 (AB)
Luciana Brasil is a partner at Branch MacMaster and the lead of its class action practice. Born and raised in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Luciana has both civil and common law legal qualifications with a Bachelor of Civil Law degree obtained from the Mackenzie University in 1993 and a Bachelor of Law degree obtained in 1998 from the University of Victoria, in British Columbia. Luciana’s practice is exclusively in the area of class actions, where she acts for both plaintiffs and for defendants. In this dual practice, Luciana understands the strategies employed by both sides, and has either worked with or against all leading Canadian class action counsel in national class actions. Luciana has appeared before all levels of court, including the Supreme Court of Canada. Luciana teaches class actions to law students at the Allard School of Law (University of British Columbia) with Chelsea D. Hermanson. Luciana speaks Portuguese fluently and maintains a membership in the Brazilian Bar Association. Luciana has a lifelong passion for equestrian pursuits and shares her Vancouver home with her family and their Rhodesian Ridgeback dogs.
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