External Counsel (Litigation) – Civil Litigation including Estates, Family and Commercial Litigation
Martin is a civil litigator who has represented clients in every level of court in British Columbia. While his main interest is in the field of corporate and commercial litigation, Martin has acquired considerable experience in many different areas of civil litigation, including real estate, trusts, insurance, estates, personal injury, debt collection and constitutional law. He has practised with Russell & DuMoulin and Lawson Lundell in Vancouver.
Martin graduated from Oxford University with First Class Honours in 1974 and was called to the bars of England and Wales in 1977, and British Columbia in 1981. In addition to his extensive litigation experience, Martin has taught law at universities in British Columbia, Singapore and Hong Kong, and since 1996, Martin has been a regular instructor at the British Columbia Law Society’s Professional Legal Training Course. Martin has also worked with provincial governments in both British Columbia and Saskatchewan.