Justin articled at Myers & Company and is now an associate. Myers & Company is one of the largest and strongest criminal law firms in Western Canada, boasting 10 lawyers and over 90 years of collective experience.
Justin regards any offence as a serious matter in a person’s life and is dedicated to working relentlessly to achieve the best results possible for his clients. He prides himself on being available to his clients 24 hours a day, 7 days a week on his direct line.
- Called to the British Columbia bar, 2013
- Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice – Bond University
- Juris Doctor of Law – Bond University
- Bachelor of Arts – University of British Columbia
Justin obtained a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from the University of British Columbia and a Juris Doctorate of Law with Honours standing from Bond University in Australia. He was on the Dean’s list at Bond for academic excellence and received First in Class for Land Law.
His practicum was completed with Andrew O’Brien of O’Brien Lawyers, a Criminal Defence firm in Sydney, Australia. Justin had the honour of assisting the prominent barrister, Graham Turnbull S.C. of Forbes, Chambers in Sydney during his practicum. Additionally, Justin completed a Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice and worked with Stone Group Lawyers, a commercial and corporate firm on the Gold Coast of Australia.
Justin returned home to Vancouver to complete his articles in Canadian Criminal Law with the firm of Myers, McMurdo, Karp and Patey. His experience in Criminal Defence work in two different countries with the top senior lawyers has provided him with excellent skills as a Criminal Trial Lawyer.
Justin has conduct of matters at the Provincial and Supreme Court levels both in and out of province. He is in court on an almost daily basis aggressively defending the rights of his clients on a variety of matters ranging from theft under $5,000 to conspiracy to traffic or import drugs. HIs office is conveniently located just one block away from the Vancouver Provincial Courthouse at 222 Main Street. This office building is the same place where his father, Lawrence began articling 40 years ago.
Justin continues to work at Myers & Co. where he is committed to the mission of the fearless pursuit of justice. Myers & Company is one of the largest criminal law firms in Western Canada, boasting 10 lawyers and over 90 years of collective experience.