Direct: (403) 296-2290
Virginia practices as a partner at Peacock Linder Halt & Mack LLP in civil litigation, with an emphasis on the areas of commercial litigation, professional negligence defence, and insurance defence litigation. She has appeared as Counsel in all of the Courts in both British Columbia and Alberta, and as well in the Federal Court of Canada and the Federal Court of Appeal.
CBA Financial Services (CBAF) a not-for-profit organization which provides investment and savings products designed specifically for, and available exclusively to, the legal profession.
Canadian Bar Insurance Association (CBIA) a not-for-profit corporation controlled and directed by lawyers which arranges for the provision of a wide range of insurance products to the members of the legal community. The Board of Directors is comprised of 24 lawyers from across Canada, which oversees all activities to ensure that they are in the best interest of the legal profession. More than 30,000 Canadians are policy holders.
Chancery Reinsurance a Captive Reinsurance Company directed in Barbados which is used to re-insure several of the insurance programs offered by CBIA. Chancery is a 100% owned subsidiary of the CBIA.
Canadian Bar Excess Liability Association (CBELA) a subsidiary corporation of the Canadian Lawyer Insurance Association (CLIA) which is a marketing conduit owned by CBIA to facilitate the sale of excess professional liability insurance to lawyers in non-CLIA jurisdictions.
Canadian Lawyers Insurance Association (CLIA) a reciprocal insurance exchange founded by 8 Canadian Law Societies which provides professional liability coverage to the members of the participating Law Societies, including Alberta.
Canadian Bar Association (Branch and National) a volunteer organization which is the provincial and national voice of the legal profession, speaking on issues which affect the judiciary, the administration of justice and the legal profession along with providing professional development for lawyers and public legal education.
Law Society Committees:
Association of Women Lawyers (AWL) an organization committed to promoting the advancement, equality, interests and well being of women in the legal profession.
Educational and Professional:
Queen’s Counsel: 2002
Admitted to Alberta bar: 1990
Admitted to British Columbia Bar: 1984
Direct: (403) 296-2290