Laura joined the Kelowna office as an Associate in 2009. She practises as a solicitor in the areas of corporate and commercial law, real estate, and wills and estates.
Laura completed a Bachelor of Science Degree in Psychology at the University of Victoria in 2004. She also attended the University of Victoria for law school, graduating in 2008.
Laura was raised in Kelowna, and has strong ties to the community. She is currently the President of the Kelowna Bar Association, and also sits on the Board of Directors of the United Way of the Central and South Okanagan/Similkameen and the Kelowna Art Gallery.
Ludmila Herbst Presents on Drafting Arbitration Agreements
08 June 2015
Farris partner Ludmila Herbst presented at Affinity Institute Inc.'s June 5, 2015 conference “Commercial Arbitration 2015: Taking Advantage of User Control”. The conference brought together leading arbitrators and arbitration practitioners not only from British Columbia but also from Alberta and Ontario.
Alison Latimer Presents on the Role of Non-Profits in Public Interest Litigation
04 June 2015
Farris litigator Alison Latimer presented at the annual fundraiser Tapas for TAPS (Victoria) on the important role of the non-profit sector in pursuing public interest litigation.
Gropper, Hudec and Tomchak Present at Legal Strategies in Private Mergers and Acquisitions CLE
02 June 2015
On May 29, 2015 Farris Partners Mitchell Gropper, Q.C., Al Hudec and Teresa Tomchak presented at the Continuing Legal Education of British Columbia's conference on Legal Strategies in Private Mergers and Acquisitions.
Court Approves class action settlement by Farris, involving gas fireplaces
28 May 2015
Farris Partners Robert Anderson, Q.C. and Mike Wagner Featured in the Vancouver Sun
Herbert D. Dodd Q.C. September 12, 1949 - May 19, 2015
21 May 2015
It is with great sadness that the firm announces the passing of one of Canada's most respected lawyers, Herbert D. Dodd, Q.C. on May 19, 2015.
•Called to the British Columbia Bar (2009)