McEwan Partners

Litigation: General Commercial Department

British Columbia
Current View:

This content is provided by Chambers. Learn more about our methodology

What the team is known for Growing litigation-focused boutique recognised for its significant capabilities across a wide variety of commercial and corporate disputes. Comprises a number of top advocates with diverse experience covering issues such as product liability, securities litigation and class actions. Offers excellent representation to clients in the energy, real estate and financial services sectors, among others.

Strengths Market sources single out the firm for its "great lawyers" who "are making a very good name for themselves" in the market.

Notable practitioners

Sources praise Bob Cooper for his "thriving practice" and distinguish him as being a "strong partner" in commercial disputes as well as being "very prominent in the securities realm." He possesses notable proficiency in commercial arbitrations, in addition to his litigation experience.

Sources commend Craig Dennis QC for his impressive track record and "terrific and very robust practice." He regularly acts on class action suits, corporate disputes, professional liability claims and a wide range of other contentious mandates.

Sources laud Kenneth McEwan QC as a "force" in the BC litigation space and highlight him for his "tremendous" litigation skills. One source asserted: "He's nonstop, very determined and focused; really, really good at what he does." He operates a broad corporate, commercial and securities disputes practice.