Find a lawyer in British Columbia

Need a BC lawyer on short notice? Use the ‘Request Lawyer’ form below. An experienced British Columbia lawyer practicing in your desired area of law will contact you within 48 business hours by phone or email for an initial consultation, free-of-charge.

You will be impressed with LAWNET BC’s lawyers’ honesty, integrity and competence. Member lawyers have sufficient experience in the relevant area of law with it being their preferred area of practice. Every lawyer has acted for clients with legal issues similar to yours many times before. Requests are confidential.

Once your request is lodged, our office will review and acknowledge receipt by email ASAP.

Disclaimer: LAWNET BC is a division of a licensed BC law corporation and therefore the referral process is subject to the rules and regulations of the Law Society of British Columbia. All members of the network are accredited lawyers in British Columbia and hold a valid license to practice that it easily verifiable online through the Legal Society of BC.

It is understood and agreed that the roster lawyer will be providing all legal services required to handle the client’s legal matter and that LAWNET BC accepts no responsibility for the legal services provided. The service agreement that LAWNET BC has with the roster lawyers requires that the lawyer in charge of the client’s file shall be a member in good standing with the Law Society of BC and will have practiced in the area in question for at least five years (as a preferred area of practice),* will maintain errors & omissions insurance commensurate with the services provided and will have undertaken to use their best efforts in handling the client’s legal matter.

Our lawyers specialise in the following areas:

Personal injury (motor vehicle)  

Real estate (residential and commercial sales, purchases and mortgages)

Family law (divorce, separation, custody, property distribution)

Business purchases and sales

Real estate law (commercial and residential contract claims and disputes)

Contracts (personal and business)

Estate litigation (contesting wills, beneficiary claims, disinheritance)

Family law agreements (marriage, separation, custody)

Construction law (builders liens, construction/engineering disputes, building envelope suits)

Wills, representation agreements, powers of attorney

Civil claims (breach of contract, torts, slander, breach of warranty)

Incorporations, partnerships, limited partnerships (shareholder agreements, non-disclosure agreements, non-competition etc.)

Commercial disputes (corporate, shareholder, third party)

Estate probate/administration

Class actions

Insolvency and debt collection (foreclosures, unsecured debt recovery)

Employment law (wrongful dismissal)


Administrative law (representation at all levels of administrative tribunals or boards)

Environmental law (residential or commercial regulation and disputes) 

Maritime law (law of the sea, ship/boat purchases and financing)  

Aviation (plane crashes, passenger claims)

Intellectual property (patents, trademarks, industrial designs, licensing agreements)

Securities regulation and litigation

Tax (individual and corporate, CRA disputes, GST/Excise etc.)

Criminal defense

Strata law (advising strata councils, drafting by-laws, by-law enforcement, collections)

Insurance claims

Trusts and estate planning

Media, privacy law, defamation

Medical malpractice

* If you are unsure whether your (or your client’s) claim falls under any of the above submit it anyway and we’ll try to place it with the right lawyer.