Mr. Clemens has practised as counsel in the field of civil litigation and administrative law since being called to the Bar in British Columbia in 1976. His practice has included appearances in all of the Superior Courts of British Columbia and the Supreme Court of Canada and before arbitration panels involving shareholders and partnership disputes, professional negligence claims, real estate, employment, securities, banking, insurance and maritime litigation.
Mr. Clemens is experienced in administrative hearings including proceedings before the Securities Commission and Disciplinary and Credential Committees of self-governing professional associations both as counsel and as legal advisor to the decision maker.
|Dispute Resolution Experience and Training
Mr. Clemens is a recognized leader in a field of alternate dispute resolution, accepting appointments as arbitrator or mediator in commercial disputes. He has conducted multi-party interest arbitrations as well as complex commercial arbitrations. He has assisted parties in refining their dispute resolution processes to meet the specific requirements presented in particular disputes.
|Professional and Other Activities
Murray Clemens, Q.C. held the following positions:
Mr. Clemens was appointed Queen’s Counsel, 1993. Recognized by Lexpert 2010 as a “consistently recommended leading Practitioner” in Corporate-Commercial Litigation.
University of Toronto, B.A. (Political Economy), 1972
Murray A. Clemens, Q.C., FCIArb
Lawyer, Arbitrator, Mediator
Law office of Nathanson Schachter & ThompsonVancouver BC CA
VanIAC Panel(s) : Domestic Arbitration, Mediation, Underinsured Motorist Protection (UMP)
Practice Areas : Banking Law, Employment Law, General Civil Law, Insurance Law, Maritime Law, Partnership Disputes, Professional Negligence Law, Real Estate Law, Securities Law, Shareholder Disputes