David A. Liden

Associate Counsel

Other Language(s): French
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David was called to the B.C. bar in 1981. He obtained a Bachelor of Laws from the University of Victoria in 1980, Bachelor of Arts from the University of Toronto in 1977, and First Degree, Second Degree from the University of Pau, in France, in 1973.

David was a Past Director (1995 to 2007) and Past President of HFBC Housing Foundation; Chair of Government Relations Committee and Member of Executive Committee of NAIOP (National Association of Industrial and Office Properties), Vancouver Chapter, 2006 to 2008; Legal Counsel and Member of Executive Committee of NAIOP, 2009. David is active in the francophone community.

David is a Co-author (with R. Keith Thompson) of an article entitled, “Investment Rules”, published in Pension Plans II, a course put on by The Continuing Legal Education Society of British Columbia on April 29, 1987; Author of Chapter 37 entitled, Railway Mortgages and Rolling Stock Instruments, published in Due Diligence Deskbook, a publication of The Continuing Legal Education Society of British Columbia (September, 1994), and all updates of that chapter up to 2001; Author of Chapter 4 entitled, The Strata Lot, published in BC Strata Property Practice Manual, a publication of The Continuing Legal Education Society of British Columbia (May, 2008), and all of the updates of that chapter.

David is engaged in a real estate and corporate and commercial practice, with an emphasis on strata property matters. His clients include strata corporations, strata management companies, strata unit owners and business owners. David has extensive experience working on complex commercial agreements.