Fred joined Edwin Coe in October 2018 as an Associate in the Litigation & Dispute Resolution team and is a Canadian-qualified lawyer. He was previously an Associate in Gall Legge Grant Zwack LLP’s Civil Litigation department.
Fred is experienced in commercial and civil litigation, having appeared before all levels of court in British Columbia and in administrative tribunals.
In addition to a Canadian law degree, Fred holds an LLM from the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE), where he received the Otto Kahn Freund Prize for Best Performance in Labour, Family, Conflict of Laws, Comparative and European Law.
Fred is a member of the Law Society of British Columbia.
- Cowichan Tribes v Canada (Attorney General)  BCSC 1660 – successful application for joinder in complex litigation
- Hwlitsum First Nation v Canada (Attorney General)  FCA 118 – successful appeal of an application to stay proceedings (Federal Court of Appeal)
- Zoic Studios BC Inc v Gannon  386 DLR (4th) 662 (B.C.C.A) – established that disgorgement of profit available for breach of employee’s duty of loyalty (British Columbia Court of Appeal).
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