Handling many difficult, sensitive and high-profile cases, Dan has appeared at mediation and in hearings before tribunals such as the BC Human Rights Tribunal on many occasions. He has extensive litigation experience and among his many successes are several significant rulings and one of the largest awards ever made by the BC Human Rights Tribunal. Out of court, he has also negotiated outcomes for clients with complex circumstances and he has worked collaboratively with opposing lawyers to solve rather than perpetuate problems in businesses and groups.
Dan is known for his affable easygoing manner coupled with intelligent problem-solving ability and strong work ethic. He greatly enjoys trial and other courtroom work, but also has a high value for mediation and negotiated outcomes. Dan likes to bring people to the table and ensure all are heard. He sees a case from both sides and looks for solutions that are fair to everyone.
Dan has family in the Shuswap and moved to Vernon to join Martin Estate and Injury Law. He enjoys skiing at Silver Star, golfing at Predator and other courses, bicycling and camping. His family also keeps him busy with his children’s activities.