Litigation Associate

at Bernard LLP (view profile)
Location 1500- 570 Granville Street, Vancouver, Canada
Date Posted August 24, 2022
Category Lawyers (Litigation)
Job Type Full-Time


Bernard LLP

Barristers and Solicitors


We are seeking a three to six year call litigator to add to our existing maritime and general litigation practices.

Bernard LLP is one of the leading maritime law firms in Canada routinely acting for shipowners, charterers and their insurers.  We have been involved in most of the major maritime shipping casualties that have occurred on Canada’s west coast, including ship-source pollution incidents, collisions, groundings, sinkings, shipboard fires, and cargo losses.  Many of our lawyers are routinely recognized as leading lawyers in the area of maritime law.  We also have a well established MVA defence practice, employment law practice, and a general litigation practice.

Prior experience in the areas of maritime law, insurance defence or employment law is an asset but not required.

Please submit your CV and cover letter, in confidence, to the attention of Peter Swanson at Bernard LLP by email only (  Compensation will be competitive and commensurate with experience.

About Bernard LLP: 

Bernard LLP is a Vancouver based law firm founded in 2002.  We offer significant hands on litigation experience including regular opportunities for direct client contact and independent file management. Our associates have bright long-term prospects and the opportunity to learn, grow, and develop their practice in conjunction with our existing client base.  We pride ourselves on providing an entrepreneurial, supportive and collegial work environment.

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