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Lisa Slater


Lisa Slater is a partner in the Vancouver office where she maintains a broad family law practice including all ‎matters relating to division of property, trusts, common-law relationships, child and spousal support, child ‎custody and access, and drafting of marriage, cohabitation and separation agreements.‎

Her family law practice has particular emphasis on complex financial and commercial matters including:‎

  • corporate matters ‎
  • professional practices
  • business valuation
  • trusts
  • taxation

Lisa has appeared in the British Columbia Court of Appeal, Supreme Court and Provincial Court and ‎‎‎drafted written submissions to the Supreme Court of Canada. Her practice is solution-oriented and ‎‎‎focuses on achieving reasonable negotiated and mediated settlements when appropriate. Lisa is an ‎‎‎accredited Family Law Mediator.‎

Lisa has a Bachelor of Commerce degree, and was a judicial law clerk at the British Columbia Court of ‎Appeal.‎

Bar admissionsBritish Columbia, 1996
  • English
  • LL.B, University of British Columbia, 1994
  • B. Comm., University of Alberta, 1990

Community Involvement

  • Pro bono family law legal services through Access to Justice

Memberships And Affiliations

  • Member, Canadian Bar Association
  • Member, Vancouver Family Law and Legal Research Sections of the Canadian Bar Association