Provincial Court of BC: COVID-19 Updates

  • July 13, 2020

Chief Judge Gillespie has issued five updated notices today. Highlights are outlined below. Please note that while Provincial Court registries are now accepting all filings in-person, people are encouraged to use remote filing options, including email, to reduce the number of people in courthouses.

Provincial Court of BC: Circuit Court Updates

  • July 03, 2020

The BC Provincial Court sits in many court locations in the province. Currently, we are working with government and in some cases, local communities, to have the consultant that government has retained view the circuit courts and make recommendations about what steps need to be taken to make those courts safe and accessible to members of the public.

Vancouver lawyer appointed BC Supreme Court Judge

  • July 03, 2020

The federal Department of Justice (DOJ) announced on July 3 that Lindsay M. Lyster, partner at Moore Edgar Lyster LLP in Vancouver, is appointed a judge of the Supreme Court of British Columbia.

Message from Chief Justice Robert Bauman

  • June 30, 2020

This video-post speaks to the impact of COVD-19 on all of us and also reminds us that in the middle of difficulty lies opportunity. For the justice system, there is a moment here to embrace the opportunity this crisis offers.