Jim Dowler appointed Queen’s Counsel for the Province of British Columbia

Alexander Holburn is proud to announce the appointment of Jim Dowler, a Partner in our Insurance and Local Government Practice Groups, as Queen’s Counsel.

The announcement of the 2013 recipients of this honour was made on December 11th  by Attorney General and Minister of Justice Suzanne Anton. The designation of Queen’s Counsel is bestowed annually on lawyers ‘to recognize exceptional merit and contributions’. The advisory committee for Queen’s Counsel appointments includes several senior members of the B.C. judiciary and legal community.

7% or fewer of B.C.’s practising  lawyers may receive the Queen’s Counsel designation, and Alexander Holburn’s lawyers and staff congratulate Jim on being one of those selected to receive this honour.

To read the Ministry of Justice’s official announcement regarding the 2013 Q.C. recipients, please click here.