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Litigation: General Commercial - British Columbia
"Craig Ferris is particularly impressive in class action defence litigation." "He is pragmatic and quick to respond, and provides cogent options for moving forward."
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Alternative Dispute Resolution, Class Actions, Commercial Litigation, Construction, Infrastructure & Engineering, Healthcare, Insurance Litigation, Litigation & Dispute Resolution, Mining, Pensions and Benefits Litigation, Product Liability, Real Estate, Real Estate Litigation, and Securities Litigation.
Craig A.B. Ferris, QC, FCIArb., is a litigator and acts for clients in commercial and business disputes. His particular areas of specialization include shareholder remedies, trust, pension and fiduciary disputes, securities and transactional litigation, product liability, mining disputes and real estate litigation.
Craig has appeared in all levels of court in British Columbia as well as the Supreme Court of Canada. He has also acted in private arbitrations and in administrative settings including before the British Columbia Securities Commission. Craig has particular knowledge of class actions and acted as lead counsel in several successful defences of major class proceedings.
Craig was the President of the Law Society of British Columbia in 2020.
Craig is a member of the bar of British Columbia (1991), and is a Queen's Counsel, British Columbia (2014).
Litigation Counsel of America - Fellow, Vancouver International Arbitration Centre - Domestic and International Arbitration Panelist, Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, International Council for Commercial Arbitration - Member, Law Society of BC - Bencher, Canadian Defence Lawyers Association - Member, Vancouver Board of Trade - Member, Canadian Bar Association - Member, The Advocates’ Society - Member