As a member of Farris' Kelowna office, Peter practises exclusively as a solicitor. He assists his clients in the areas of corporate and commercial law, secured lending, real estate development, intellectual property, and estate planning. He is a registered trade-mark agent with the Canadian Intellectual Property Office. Peter is an active member of the Kelowna community, currently serving as a director of the Kelowna General Hospital Foundation and Chair of its Planned Giving Committee. He is a past Chair of the Board of Directors of the United Way of the Central & South Okanagan/Similkameen, and has served as President of the Kelowna Estate Planning Society, director of the Okanagan Science & Technology Council, director of Project Literacy Kelowna Society, and director of Kelowna Visual & Performing Arts Centre Society. He is a member of the Kelowna and Canadian Bar Associations. Peter complements his legal training with continuing legal education studies such as the Tax Practice Course from the Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants and trade-mark law coursework offered by the Intellectual Property Institute of Canada. Peter is fluent in French.
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Stephanie Daniels and Ron Dueck present at 2014 British Columbia Tax Conference
01 October 2014
Stephanie Daniels and Ron Dueck presented a paper at the Canadian Tax Foundation's 2014 BC Tax Conference on the rules that determine whether taxpayers are related, affiliated, or associated under the Income Tax Act.
Farris Associate Leah Schurian Featured in Kelowna Now's In Focus
04 September 2014
Farris Associate Leah Schurian is currently profiled in Kelowna Now's In Focus, which recognizes standout members of the Kelowna community.
28 Lawyers Recognized in the 2015 Best Lawyers in Canada Directory
25 August 2014
In Addition, Three Farris Lawyers Named as 2015 Lawyers of the Year
Congratulations to Lexpert's 2014 Corporate Lawyers at Farris
21 July 2014
Farris Partners Elizabeth J. Harrison, Q.C. and Mitchell H. Gropper, Q.C. were both recognized in Lexpert's special edition in the Globe & Mail's Report on Business magazine as leading corporate lawyers in Canada for 2014.
Shareholder Activism in Canada
16 July 2014
Lexpert features Shareholder Activism in Canada, an article co-authored by Farris partners Al Hudec , Trevor Scott and Teresa Tomchak , in the 2014 edition of its legal directory.