Lawyers Helping Lawyers
These resources are available only to CBABC members, as a benefit of membership.
Practice Advisory Panels are listings of senior practitioners who volunteer to assist other lawyers seeking advice on a particular aspect of the law, in order to best serve their clients. CBABC members are welcome to contact panel members by phone or email.
There is no expectation of referral, nor any monetary compensation. A panelist has generally practiced for over ten years and could present CLE on their area of expertise.
The Discipline Defence Counsel roster is a list of lawyers who have put their names forward to counsel members of the Bar facing an investigation or disciplinary proceeding with the Law Society of British Columbia. The Discipline Defense Counsel roster is available to CBABC members, as a benefit of membership.
We welcome experienced volunteers that can help lawyers in these circumstances.
The Dispute Resolution Service offers education, advice, conflict and dispute resolution services to CBABC members. It applies to all types of disputes that could arise between lawyer-to-lawyer, lawyer-to-staff and personal conflicts in the course of their law practices.
This service deals only with issues that are not required to be reported to the Law Society of BC and is designed to ensure confidentiality throughout the entire process.
Experienced ADR lawyers can volunteer for this service by calling 604.646.7864 and providing their contact information.