Shelley Braun is the firm’s Compliance Officer, responsible for the firm’s regulatory, legal and ethical standards compliance program.
Prior to joining the firm, she was the Director of Underwriting and Claims at the Lawyers Indemnity Fund division of the Law Society, managing social engineering and theft claims, underwriting the E&O indemnity policy, and designing and implementing a cyber insurance program for BC firms. She has also acted as National Director of Underwriting for the professional and management liability, and fidelity lines at Canada’s largest property and casualty insurer and practised as litigation defence counsel at a Vancouver-based law firm and the insurance company. She has appeared at all levels of BC courts on cases involving insurance coverage and bad faith, and complex multi-party and other matters including property, personal injury, E&O, D&O, employment, arson, and fraud.
Shelley completed the Law program at Dalhousie University, and the Bachelor of Commerce program at the University of British Columbia with a specialty in Finance.