J Kenneth McEwan QC

J Kenneth McEwan QC
Office:
900 – 980 Howe Street
V6Z 0C8
City:
Vancouver
State:
British Columbia
Country:
Canada
Tel:
+1 604 283 7740
Fax:
+1 778 300 9393

Biographies:

Who's Who Legal Canada - Litigation

Ken McEwan practises corporate commercial, securities and competition litigation at both trial and appellate levels. His class-action representations include 3M, Capital One and Cargill, for whom he successfully acted on behalf of in the Supreme Court of Canada. He also has a significant arbitration practice and is a member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators. His peer review rankings include a Martindale-Hubbell rating of AV and repeated accolades as Benchmark's British Columbia Litigator of the Year (2013–2016 and 2018). He is the second vice president of the International Society of Barristers; a director of the Advocates' Society, as well as chair of its national standing committee; and a member of the American College of Trial Lawyers. He has been appointed by the Law Society to its committee on relations with the judiciary, and was a long-standing member of the Attorney General's rules revision committee until April 2016. He is the author of the third edition of Sopinka on the Trial of an Action, and co-author of Commercial Arbitration in Canada: A Guide to Domestic and International Arbitrations and A Practitioner’s Guide to Commercial Arbitration. Ken was appointed a QC in 2004.

WWL says: Ken McEwan QC is one of Canada’s best-known litigators, with exceptional experience handling some of the most complex commercial matters at both trial and appellate level.

This biography is an extract from Who's Who Legal: Canada which can be purchased from our Shop.

Who's Who Legal Litigation: Lawyers

Ken McEwan practises corporate commercial, securities and competition litigation at both trial and appellate levels. His class-action representations include 3M, Capital One and Cargill, for whom he successfully acted on behalf of in the Supreme Court of Canada. He also has a significant arbitration practice and is a member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators. His peer review rankings include a Martindale-Hubbell rating of AV and repeated accolades as Benchmark's British Columbia Litigator of the Year (2013–2016 and 2018). He is the second vice president of the International Society of Barristers; a director of the Advocates' Society, as well as chair of its national standing committee; and a member of the American College of Trial Lawyers. He has been appointed by the Law Society to its committee on relations with the judiciary, and was a long-standing member of the Attorney General's rules revision committee until April 2016. He is the author of the third edition of Sopinka on the Trial of an Action, and co-author of Commercial Arbitration in Canada: A Guide to Domestic and International Arbitrations and A Practitioner’s Guide to Commercial Arbitration. Ken was appointed a QC in 2004.

WWL says: Kenneth McEwan QC draws on more than 30 years' litigation experience and impresses market commentators with his expertise in corporate disputes and insolvencies.

This biography is an extract from Who's Who Legal: Litigation which can be purchased from our Shop.

Who's Who Legal Canada - Product Liability Defence

Ken McEwan practises corporate commercial, securities and competition litigation at both trial and appellate levels. His class-action representations include 3M, Capital One and Cargill, for whom he successfully acted on behalf of in the Supreme Court of Canada. He also has a significant arbitration practice and is a member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators. His peer review rankings include a Martindale-Hubbell rating of AV and repeated accolades as Benchmark's British Columbia Litigator of the Year (2013–2016 and 2018). He is the second vice president of the International Society of Barristers; a director of the Advocates' Society, as well as chair of its national standing committee; and a member of the American College of Trial Lawyers. He has been appointed by the Law Society to its committee on relations with the judiciary, and was a long-standing member of the Attorney General's rules revision committee until April 2016. He is the author of the third edition of Sopinka on the Trial of an Action, and co-author of Commercial Arbitration in Canada: A Guide to Domestic and International Arbitrations and A Practitioner’s Guide to Commercial Arbitration. Ken was appointed a QC in 2004.

WWL says: Top trial lawyer Ken McEwan QC is a go-to name for complex class action cases involving product liability.

This biography is an extract from Who's Who Legal: Canada which can be purchased from our Shop.

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