D. Christopher Fong*

Partner

Chris Fong is a member of the firm’s Insurance and Motor Vehicle Practices. His practice is litigation based with an emphasis on the assessment of liability and damages arising out of civil disputes. He assists clients with their contractual disputes in the areas of shareholder disputes, business valuations, financial loss, life and disability matters. He also advises clients of their contractual rights and obligations mandated by provincial and federal laws.

Legal Industry Recognition

Representative Experience

  • Has been called to the bar for more than 20 years and has practised in California and Hawaii.
  • Has worked on multi-jurisdictional claims in the United States and Asia.
  • Is experienced trial counsel and has acted as counsel at all levels of courts in British Columbia.
  • Has represented clients in all methods of dispute resolution including mediation, arbitration, and judicial settlement conferences.
  • Has considerable experience in handling claims brought on by lay litigants, negotiated settlement before discovery and enforced settlements before the courts.

Professional + Community Affiliations

Education

  • 1994 Admitted to the British Columbia Bar
  • 1993 Certificate of Canadian Law Accreditation Ottawa
  • 1992 Admitted to the State of Hawaii Bar
  • 1990 Admitted to the California Bar
  • 1989 J.D. California Western School of Law, San Diego
  • 1987 B.A. University Of British Columbia

Publications + Presentations

  • Guest Instructor – Capilano University
  • Guest Instructor – Professional Legal Training Course
  • Civil Trial Judge – Professional Legal Training Course

On A Personal Note

  • Loves fire: cooking and eating;
  • Loves ice: rinks and drinks; and
  • Loves sand and water: less so on a golf course.

Direct Line: 604 484 1777
Facsimile: 604 484 9777
cfong@nullahbl.ca
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Assistant: Carole Nicoll
Direct Line: 604 643 2153
Email: cnicoll@nullahbl.ca

Practice Areas

* Unlimited Liability Corporation