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Slater Vecchio

About Slater Vecchio

Slater Vecchio is a boutique plaintiff personal injury law firm located in the heart of downtown Vancouver.

December.13.2017
The Difference between a Physiotherapist and an Occupational Therapist
occupational therapy physiotherapy recovery
Recovering from a serious injury often means lots of appointments with therapists and other medical professionals. Two types of therapists that may cause some initial confusion for a patient are physiotherapists (PT) and occupational therapists (OT). They both work with injured people and both focus on rehabilitation, but what are the differences? We’ll take a…
October.19.2017
Getting Personal with Aimee King
Aimee King Personal Injury Lawyer Vancouver
Ten years ago, a bright young lawyer walked into our firm and wowed us with her smarts, integrity, and compassion. Today, Aimee King continues to wow us and everyone she works with. Now with a family, a dog, and a busy personal injury law practice at Slater Vecchio, Aimee’s achieved a lot in the past…
July.20.2017
Join Us in the BC Wildfire Relief Effort
BC forest fires help
The pictures of smoke filled skies and thousands evacuating the wildfires across British Columbia are heartbreaking. Relief is needed in communities throughout the province. We can all help. Our firm is supporting the Canadian Red Cross in British Columbia with a sizable donation to help provide immediate relief, comfort, and shelter to those impacted by…
June.29.2017
Celebrating Canada 150
Canada 150 lawyers Vancouver
O Canada! Our big, beautiful, diverse country is turning 150. We're a land of people and stories. Made strong and free by our values and our commitment to each other. That's something to celebrate. Watch our Instagram page over the next few days. We'll be sharing stories from our people and why and what they're…
April.7.2017
Don’t Mess with Texting and Driving
texting and driving dangers
Texting and driving is a world-wide problem and it’s killing us. Our devices have gotten smarter, but what about people? Too many of us continue to text while driving and the results are senseless and tragic. You don’t mess with Texas, and as one driver in the Lone Star State learned the hard way you…
March.17.2017
Packing for Safe Backcountry Skiing
backcountry safety
Winter in the backcountry – scenic, pristine, natural, epic, adventurous. But it can also be a dangerous place, especially when there’s a risk of an avalanche. With so much terrain to explore here in our own backyard, it is tempting to venture off the grid, but if you do, make sure you’re prepared. Earlier in…
November.15.2016
2016 Slater Vecchio Trial Advocacy Award
UBC law school students
Every year since 2012, the Slater Vecchio LLP Trial Advocacy Entrance Award is presented to one deserving UBC law student. This year, we’re delighted to present the award to Charlotte Baigent. The full-tuition award recognizes individual academic excellence, leadership, and community service and is presented on the recommendation of the UBC Faculty of Law. Charlotte…
November.4.2016
Running a Marathon with Aimee King
running a marathon aimee king
Recently, our own Aimee King did something extraordinary. She jetted off to Chicago and completed her first marathon. Pounding the pavement for 42 kilometers (or 26 miles) isn’t everyone’s idea of a good time, but it certainly is a life challenge that many people dream of tackling. So, why do it? We asked Aimee about…
August.19.2016
Mobi Takes off in Vancouver
Mobi bikes Vancouver
Need a bike? There’s probably one near you that’s ready to ride. Vancouver’s new bike sharing program, Mobi, took to the streets in July and so far it seems to be well received. Stats for the first month are looking good – each bike is averaging three riders per day. That’s out pacing Seattle’s six-month-old…