650 West Georgia St, Suite 3200, PO Box 11504, Vancouver, BC
Year called to bar: 1996
Nigel Trevethan is a partner with Harper Grey and is recognized as one of BC's top insurance lawyers. He utilizes a practical, informed, and strategic approach to dispute resolution. As Chair of the firm’s Insurance Law Group he applies that same approach to the leadership of the group. Nigel has a busy product liability practice acting on both the defence and plaintiff side. His clients include government, insurers, and private and public companies. Nigel also focuses a significant amount of his work on acting for self-insured professionals and organizations. Nigel is Harper Grey’s in-house authority on subrogated property insurance claims. He has set up several professional liability programs for large organizations, and is frequently asked to speak on topics relating to risk management at conferences and meetings of various professional associations. Nigel has appeared before all levels of court in British Columbia and in the Supreme Court of Canada. Nigel is editor of the Harper Grey Insurance Law Update and co-editor of the Contemporary Canadian Insurance Law Casebook published by LexisNexis Canada in 2015, which provides an overview of the current state of Canadian law as it applies to insurance-related matters. Called to the BC Bar in 1996 and the Yukon Bar in 2016.