Kristen Withers  


Executive Summary

Kristen Withers is a lawyer practicing litigation in our Vancouver office. She assists clients with a variety of civil litigation and arbitration matters, with an emphasis on commercial and business disputes, contract disputes, construction litigation, defamation litigation, and regulatory matters.

Kristen has appeared in the Supreme Court of British Columbia.

Kristen completed her summer articling term and regular articling term at BLG. Prior to joining BLG as an articling student, Kristen clerked for six justices of the Supreme Court of British Columbia, including the Chief Justice.

Publications & Presentations

  • Co-Author, "Canadian Defamation Verdicts 2015-2016," BLG Publication, November 2016.
  • Co-Author, "Provide Notice of Intention to Bring a Claim," On-Site Magazine, October 2016.
  • Co-Author, "Reducing Your Risk: Critical Issues in Canadian Transportation Law," BLG Presentation, October 2016.
  • Co-Author, "Human Rights in the Construction Industry," BLG Presentation, September 2016.