Sara El Rayess is a paralegal in the International Trade and Arbitration Group of our Vancouver office. Sara works primarily on international and domestic commercial arbitration matters. She also has experience in complex multi-party commercial litigation, construction litigation, builders’ liens and building warranty claims. She assists the Firm’s lawyers with large, document-intensive arbitration disputes and litigation actions from commencement through to resolution. She coordinates and assists with paper and electronic document collection, production and analysis; the discovery process; applications; mediations; and hearing preparation. Sara’s scope of procedural knowledge includes various domestic and international commercial arbitration institutional rules, as well as British Columbia Supreme Court and British Columbia Provincial Court rules.