Andrew represents and advises clients as a member of the Corporate / Commercial and Commercial Real Estate Team. He has particular experience in advising on Intellectual Property and Competition law matters. Andrew has been awarded a BV Rating by Martindale-Hubbell, and has been recognized by the industry for his professional achievements.
Andrew works with a wide variety of clients from both the private and public sectors, including the Province of British Columbia, school boards and education authorities, private and public companies, partnerships and limited partnerships, trusts, financial institutions, multi-party projects, and individuals. He strives to fully satisfy his clients by finding ways to align interests and successfully complete projects. He provides his clients with comprehensive and intelligent solutions based on their unique needs and goals.
Andrew’s representative and advisory work includes:
Real estate development and infrastructure projects, including:
Tendering & procurement
Contract drafting, administration, and enforcement
Intellectual property matters, including:
Establishment, acquisition, and disposal of businesses
Competition law disputes
Andrew has contributed to numerous publications and legislative amendments related to his areas of practice. He is also a Trade-mark Agent registered to practice before the Canadian Intellectual Property Office and U.S. Patent and Trade-mark Office.
North Vancouver School Board Administration Building and Art Gallery, and associated heritage renovations of Queen Mary and Ridgeway Schools. North Vancouver, B.C.
Fairmont Pacific Rim, Vancouver, B.C.
Living Shangri La, Vancouver, B.C.
Woodward’s Residential Development, Vancouver, B.C.
H.J. Cambie Secondary School and Cambie Community Centre joint project, Richmond, B.C.
PROFESSIONAL & COMMUNITY INVOLVMENT
Canadian Bar Association, Member
Competition Law section
Patent and Trade-mark Association of British Columbia, Member
Vancouver Board of Trade, Member
Professional Legal Training Course, Guest Instructor
British Columbia Association of School Business Officials, Presenter
Telus New Ventures B.C. Seminar, Presenter
Andrew has also demonstrated his dedication to his community through his volunteer work with the following organizations:
British Columbia Lions Society for Children with Disabilities
Easter Seal House Society
British Columbia Easter Seal Society
24 Hour Relay for the Kids Society
Custom Service Transit Society
H.R. MacMillan Space Centre
Gordon and Marion Smith Foundation for Young Artists
Capilano College Foundation