Richard Keevil, a senior lawyer with more than 25 years of legal experience, together with his assistant Leanne, joined the firm October 1, 2014. Richard previously practiced in Steveston for 10 years, and before that at Campney & Murphy, and Bernard LLP. His practice includes corporate commercial work, with a focus on maritime law and fisheries matters.
He acts for leaders in the fisheries industry on the West Coast of Canada and the U.S, as well as for commercial fishermen on a variety of industry issues. Richard also provides consulting services to various fishing organizations and societies, has assisted the Continuing Legal Education Society of BC (CLEBC) in editing their publications relating to fishing and maritime issues, and has served as an adjunct professor and guest lecturer on fisheries matters at the UBC Law School.