James Buckley

PartnerSlater Vecchio LLPPersonal Injury (British Columbia)

James Buckley's practice is made up of a wide range of cases including those involving significant orthopedic and traumatic brain injuries. A significant portion of James's practice involves serious injuries to children and minors resulting from car accidents. Throughout his career, James has practised exclusively in the area of plaintiffs' personal injury law.

James Buckley's practice is made up of a wide range of cases including those involving significant orthopedic and traumatic brain injuries. A significant portion of James's practice involves serious injuries to children and minors resulting from car accidents. Throughout his career, James has practised exclusively in the area of plaintiffs' personal injury law.

James was called to the bar in 1996. James began working with Tony Vecchio and Mike Slater in 1997 and was part of the team of lawyers who joined Tony and Mike at the start up of Slater Vecchio LLP in 1998.

James has lectured at and chaired Trial Lawyers Association of British Columbia seminars on topics including jury trials, personal injury trial techniques, brain injury cases and the development of trial lawyer practices.

Education

  • University of British Columbia, LL.B., 1995
  • University of Ottawa, B.A., 1992

Bar Admission

  • British Columbia, 1996

Associations

  • British Columbia Law Society
  • Trial Lawyers Association of British Columbia
  • Canadian Bar Association
  • American Association for Justice