The 2019 Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory ranks Jenkins Marzban Logan as one of the leading BC firms in both Construction and Family Law. In Construction Law, John Logan is recognized as one of the most frequently recommended practitioners and in Family Law, both Scott Booth and Dinyar Marzban, QC are recognized as consistently recommended leading practitioners.
JML’s 7th Annual Construction Law Update will be held on Wednesday, October 23, 2019. This event for clients and friends of JML will cover recent legal developments and outline key takeaways for industry leaders.
JML is proud to announce that John Logan, QC has been included in the 2019 Lexpert/American Lawyer Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada.
In September 2018, Dinyar Marzban QC, Scott Booth and Jane Reid were named Leading Family and Divorce Lawyers – British Columbia 2018 by Doyles, which researches and publishes the results of peer based surveys of the best firms and lawyers from around the globe.
JML is very proud to announce that Bill Veenstra has been appointed Queen’s Counsel by the Attorney General of British Columbia. The QC designation is conferred each year on members of the legal profession who have a superb record of achievement and commitment to our province’s legal system. Please join us in congratulating Bill on this well-deserved appointment!
Individuals with family law matters before the B.C. provincial court now have an additional option to court thanks to a free mediation service.
The service was begun in 2012 at the B.C. Supreme Court by Vancouver lawyer Dinyar Marzban, and is now managed by Jane Reid of Jenkins Marzban Logan LLP, and has 23 lawyers who are certified mediators.
Scott Booth and Jane Reid’s paper, The Use of Spousal Support Review Orders in Canada has been published in the Canadian Family Law Quarterly, volume 38.1. The CFLQ is a leading family law publication in Canada.
Kimberley Santerre will be the co-chair of the Family Law (Vancouver) subsection of the Canadian Bar Association BC Branch for the 2018-2019 term.
JML Family lawyers Dinyar Marzban Q.C., Scott Booth, Jane Reid, Kelsey Beazer and Samantha Simpson were all presenters at the Federation of Law Societies National Family Law Program. The Program was held July 9-12, 2018 in Vancouver, B.C. and was attended by approximately 575 lawyers, judges, and academics from across Canada. Dinyar, Kelsey and Samantha presented a paper regarding courts’ treatment of parental alienation in cases across Canada. Jane and Scott presented a paper on spousal support reviews in Canada.