Law office of Doak Shirreff Lawyers LLP, Kelowna, BC, CA (Canada)
VanIAC Panel(s) : Domestic Arbitration, Mediation
Practice Areas : Corporate Commercial, Intellectual Property and Licensing, Personal Injury, Real Estate, Wills and Estates
Private practice of law from 1974 through 1982.
District Registrar (Supreme Court of BC) 1982 – 1989.
Master Supreme Court of British Columbia 1989 – 2015.
Private practice of law (practice restricted to mediation and arbitration) 2016 – present.
Conducted Judicial Settlement Conferences, Judicial Case Conferences, Pretrial Conferences, and Case Planning Conferences for 25 years in Supreme Court of British Columbia, Presided at thousands of hearings over 25 years as a Master in Supreme Court of British Columbia, Completed CLEBC Mediation Training Courses in 2016 and 2017.Professional and Other Activities
- Governor and Chair, Board of Governors, Glenlyon-Norfolk School – 1986 – 1992
- Director and President, Board of Directors, Uplands Golf Club – 1996 -2002 and 2008 – 2012
Queen’s University, Kingston, ON — LL.B 1974
Western University, London, ON – M.B.A. 1970
Queen’s University, Kingston, ON – B.Sc. (Civil Engineering) 1968