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J. Kenneth McEwan, QC

McEwan Partners

J. Kenneth McEwan, McEwan Partners

Ken is a senior commercial counsel with extensive experience in the areas of complex civil, corporate commercial, securities, product liability, and administrative litigation at both trial and appellate levels, including the Supreme Court of Canada. He also has a significant arbitration practice and is a member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators. Ken’s peer review rankings include a Martindale-Hubbell rating of AV and Benchmark's British Columbia Litigator of the Year for each of 2013–2016, 2018, and 2019. He is the second Vice-President of the International Society of Barristers, a director of the Advocates' Society and chair of its national standing committee, a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers and a director of its Canadian Foundation, and a fellow of the International Academy of Trial Lawyers. He has been appointed by the Law Society to the Committee on Relations with the Judiciary and was a longstanding member of the Attorney General's Rules Revision Committee until April 2016. He is author of the third edition of Sopinka on the Trial of an Action and co-author of Commercial Arbitration in Canada: A Guide to Domestic and International Arbitrations. Ken was appointed QC in 2004.

Year Called to the Bar:1987 (BC)

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