2016 Rising Stars Award Winners


Kim J. Yee, Harper Grey LLP

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In the practice of health law and insurance law, Kim Yee demonstrates a mix of insight, legal acumen and strategy. Her clients include health professionals and two national retail chains involved in high-severity, bodilyinjury and product-liability actions. Recent cases include multi-party carbon monoxide poisoning; drug recalls; spinal cord and brain injuries; multiple amputations; burn injuries; infant claims; coroners’ inquests following fatalities; and risk-management advice and litigation in fertility law. She works to keep her clients out of court proceedings. Her gravitas and experience are recognized and respected by coroners, mediators, co-defendant counsel and opposing counsel. Kim’s involvement in the community has included student legal services, the Hope Mission and the AIDS/HIV network of Edmonton. She is also a supporter of BC Guide Dogs, helping with fundraising and their annual charity event.