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CLIENTS GROW

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RESOURCE

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FOR WOMEN

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FUTURE LEADERS

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NEWS +
ANNOUNCEMENTS

Alexander Holburn is listed as the 8th largest law firm in Metro Vancouver by Business in Vancouver

Alexander Holburn was recently featured in Business in Vancouver’s annual report of the “Biggest Law Firms in Metro Vancouver in 2018.” Ranking as the eighth... read more

David Garner quoted in The Lawyer’s Daily on his recent appearance at the B.C. Court of Appeal in a case challenging the mental capacity of an adult.

A recent B.C. Court of Appeal decision on competency highlights the need for changes to provincial law. The appeal arises from an order by the... read more

Nine of our lawyers are listed in The 2018 Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory

Join us in congratulating and recognizing our nine lawyers who are included in The 2018 Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory. To be included in the Canadian Lexpert® Directory is an acknowledgement of excellence... read more

Newly launched website the ultimate resource for business owners

Up until now, a person involved in a business dispute had to retain a lawyer to get an understanding of his/her rights and obligations and... read more

Lisa Mackie teaching the rental estate re-licensing course at PAMA

Lisa Mackie, head of our Strata Property Practice Group, is teaching the rental estate re-licensing course at PAMA on February 20, 2018. For more information... read more

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EVENTS +
COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT

World Refugee Day 2018

In celebration of World Refugee Day, we recognize Tania Moolla. Her hard work, determination, and fundraising efforts helped raise enough money to sponsor a family... read more

Alexander Holburn is proud to participate in Bike to Work Week 2018

Alexander Holburn is proud to have nine team members participating in the HUB Annual Bike to Work Week event. Our shortest commute is at 1.1 km,... read more

Alexander Holburn Places 3rd in the Annual Payworks Inc. Corporate Cup

On Saturday, May 26th, Alexander Holburn had the pleasure of participating in the annual Payworks Inc. Corporate Cup. Many members of the firm came together... read more

Loren Mallett is a panelist for BIV’s Buying & Selling a Business

Loren Mallet, Partner, and leader of the Corporate/Commercial and Intellectual Property and Technology Practice Groups, participated as a panelist for Business in Vancouver’s Buying and Selling... read more

Julia Kadow appointed Chair, CLE Corporate Procedures Series

We are pleased to announce that Julia Kadow has been appointed Chair, CLE Corporate Procedures Series. In this role, Julia will help develop a series... read more

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POSTS

Cannabis Legalization: What To Expect

This post is the first in a series from Alexander Holburn regarding the pending legal use of non-medical cannabis in BC. Below is a summary... read more

Executor found liable for ducking her obligations

In the recent B.C. Court of Appeal decision in Wade v Duck, 2018 BCCA 176, the Court held the former personal representative of the deceased’s... read more

Theft of an Unlocked Car is Foreseeable; Dangerous Driving by a Teenage Car Thief is (Probably) Not

In Rankin (Rankin’s Garage & Sales) v. J.J., 2018 SCC 19, the Supreme Court of Canada held that “[a] business will only owe a duty... read more

Reconsidering Consideration in the Employment Law Context

The recent decision of the Court of Appeal for British Columbia in Rosas v. Toca, 2018 BCCA 191 has changed the law of contract variation.... read more

Modernizing the Divorce Act: Major changes announced

Notable changes are expected to be coming to the federal Divorce Act in the form of Bill C-78, which was introduced in the House of... read more

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