Congratulations Morgyn Chandler on becoming a managing partner.
Chandler joined the firm as an associate in 2009 and has been a partner in the firm for since 2015.
She divides her time between her practice in the Lower Mainland and her growing client base on southern Vancouver Island. Among her many achievements, she was recently elected Vice President of the Cowichan Valley Bar Association. In 2020 she was named by the Best Lawyers in Canada for her work in personal injury litigation.
Chandler’s practice is focused on estate litigation and personal injury Law. She is a fierce and determined advocate for her clients. Her practical approach combines open and straightforward communication with calculated legal strategies to achieve exceptional results.
Chandler regularly represents clients in the Supreme Court of British Columbia and the British Columbia Court of Appeal and is a frequent lecturer, contributor, and speaker in seminars in the legal field.
On May 1,2021 ICBC is enacting a new no-fault insurance model. This model is referred as an “enhanced care”, individuals involved in car accidents in British Columbia will no longer be able to sue for injuries.
Insurance brokers have a duty to give sound insurance advice. In a commercial insurance context, brokers are required to know the in/out of a clients’ business in order to source and secure the proper insurance coverage.
Many businesses have been forced to close, limit their hours, or reduce their capacity. Despite a vaccine, the economic impact will likely continue, particularly in the face of new strains of the virus.
On January 28, 2021, the Ontario Superior Court addressed “inadequacies in current legal responses to internet defamation and harassment” by creating a new tort of internet harassment and cyber bullying.