Patrick J Weafer
Patrick assists clients in a broad range of matters at Owen Bird. As a solicitor, Patrick’s practice involves assisting clients with commercial transactions as well as real estate and development matters. As a litigator and administrative lawyer, Patrick has represented clients at the Supreme Court of British Columbia, the BC Human Rights Tribunal, and before the BC Utilities Commission.
Prior to completing his articles with Owen Bird, Patrick worked with a local technology company in assisting hundreds of North American and international law firms with their adoption of cloud-based practice management software.
In law school, Patrick served as an executive member of Domus Legis, served as a Student Advocate representing students charged with academic offences before administrative tribunals, and served as Associate Editor and Advertising Manager of the Dalhousie Journal of Legal Studies. Currently, Patrick serves on the Board of Directors of the Parkgate Community Services Society.
When not in the office, Patrick enjoys cooking, stand-up comedy, and sports, including being an avid supporter of the Toronto Raptors.
- Called to the British Columbia Bar, 2018
- Juris Doctor, Schulich School of Law at Dalhousie University, 2016
- Bachelor of Arts, Political Science, Technology and Society, University of Victoria, 2013
- Member, Law Society of British Columbia
- Member, Vancouver Bar Association