James Richards

PartnerSlater Vecchio LLPPersonal Injury (British Columbia)

James Richards has been with Slater Vecchio LLP since 1999 and became a partner in 2007. James practises in the area of Personal Injury, focusing on cases involving traumatic brain injury, significant orthopedic, spinal and psychological injuries, resulting from car, motorcycle and bicycle accidents as well as slips, falls and assaults in commercial and residential premises.

James Richards has been with Slater Vecchio LLP since 1999 and became a partner in 2007. James practises in the area of Personal Injury, focusing on cases involving traumatic brain injury, significant orthopedic, spinal and psychological injuries, resulting from car, motorcycle and bicycle accidents as well as slips, falls and assaults in commercial and residential premises.

James has been counsel at trial on numerous cases with significant verdicts and has appeared at the Supreme Court of B.C. and in the B.C. Court of Appeal. James has authored a number of publications and has been a speaker at the request of the Trial Lawyers Association of British Columbia on trial and practice related topics. 

Education

  • University of British Columbia, LL.B.
  • University of British Columbia, B.A.

Bar Admission

  • British Columbia, 1997

Associations

  • Law Society of British Columbia
  • Trial Lawyers Association of British Columbia
  • Canadian Bar Association
  • American Association for Justice (including various sub-groups)