Shapray Cramer Fitterman Lamer LLP

Litigation Department

British Columbia
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What the team is known for Litigation boutique with extensive capabilities in all types of corporate and commercial disputes. Demonstrates strength in the areas of banking and securities law. Also offers expertise in mining, property and environmental litigation.

Strengths Interviewees describe Shapray Cramer as "a strong trial firm" in the BC market.

Work highlights Defended individual Peter Vinall in Sateri v. Fortress Paper and Peter Vinall, an action commenced by a multinational group of companies, who alleged breach of fiduciary duty, breach of confidence, breach of employment contract and conspiracy.

Acted for shareholders of Payfirma Corporation in a contested proxy battle, also providing support in a related defamation proceeding.

Notable practitioners

Howard Shapray QC is a "fierce litigator" who has a solid track record in corporate and commercial dispute resolution. He acts in general business disputes and cases concerning property, environmental issues, mining and securities regulation. He also practises as a commercial arbitrator.