Thea Hoogstraten is a member of the firm’s Administrative Law, Insurance, Local Government, Defamation + Publication Risk Management, Cannabis and Appellate Advisory Practices.
Her practice is litigation based with a focus on municipal law, insurance defence, property damage, human rights, defamation and administrative law. She has represented a diverse range of clients in commercial, professional and insurance related litigation at all levels of court in British Columbia. Thea regularly appears before a range of administrative tribunals, including both prosecuting and defending professional discipline matters.
In addition, Thea is an Adjunct Professor at the Peter A. Allard School of Law at the University of British Columbia, where she teaches an upper-level seminar on government liability.
Before joining Alexander Holburn, Thea worked as a judicial law clerk at the British Columbia Court of Appeal.