Category Archives: News

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…
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…
March.16.2016
Protect Your Pet
A recent accident in Vancouver is a warning to all pet owners to secure their pets when riding in their car. In this unfortunate accident a 12 year old Jack Russell terrier “Radar” was sleeping in the passenger seat of her dog walker’s car.  The car was t-boned by another car and Radar died instantly when…
January.8.2016
Top 10 Slater Vecchio Blog Posts of 2015
slater vecchio blog
10. Social media and personal injury claims A BC Judge shows how courts interpret social media posts that appear to contradict an injury claim. Read more... 9. White brain matter, depression and concussions Have you had a concussion or a mild traumatic brain injury? Do you suffer from symptoms of irritability, depression, and anxiety? A…
December.19.2015
Lexis Practice Advisor Launch
lexis nexis
Slater Vecchio is honoured to have been selected by LexisNexis to contribute to the Lexis Practice Advisor Personal Injury Module. We are excited to share our experience in advancing the cases of persons who suffer personal injuries. Lexis Practice Advisor is a practical online resource designed to help practitioners and their teams to produce more…
October.1.2015
Slater Vecchio Trial Advocacy Award
joseph doyle
Slater Vecchio and UBC Law are pleased to announce that Joseph Doyle is the 2015 recipient of the Slater Vecchio LLP Trial Advocacy Entrance Award. This award was presented on the recommendation of the UBC Faculty of Law. It recognizes academic excellence, leadership, and community service. Joseph is a BA graduate (Hons) from the University of British…
May.26.2015
Slater Vecchio Voted a Top 10 Personal Injury Law Firm
Slater Vecchio top personal injury law firm Canada
Canadian Lawyer Magazine has selected Slater Vecchio as one of the top 10 personal injury boutique law firms in Canada -- the only personal injury lawyers in Vancouver and BC to receive this honour. Slater Vecchio's four partners -- Anthony Vecchio, Michael Slater, James Buckley, and James Richards -- have achieved some of the largest trial…
May.26.2015
Concussion Safety through Education
Concussion safety Vancouver
Keeping children and teens healthy and safe is always a top priority, especially when engaging in sports. The serious, cumulative, and long-lasting effects of concussions cannot be overstated. Signs and symptoms of concussion can show up right after the injury or may not appear or be noticed until days or weeks after the injury. If…