Areas of Practice


  • Port
  • Trucking
  • Bus Lines
  • Taxi
  • Rail
  • Cargo Claims
  • Corporate
  • Business Labour
  • Regulatory

OWEN BIRD acts for clients in the port, courier, trucking, bus, taxi and rail industries.  We are adept at helping clients with transportation regulation issues, however complex.  The firm draws on its considerable expertise in commercial matters and litigation to assist clients concerned with business acquisitions, cargo claims and employment and labour matters.  Our lawyers appear before regulatory boards and agencies, including the BC Passenger Transportation Board and the Canadian Transportation Agency.