Michael J. Slater, Q.C.

PartnerSlater Vecchio LLPPersonal Injury

Michael Slater, Q.C., is a founding partner of Slater Vecchio LLP. The majority of his practice is confined to traumatic brain injury and spinal cord injury cases. He has authored many articles and is a frequent presenter at Trial Lawyers Association of British Columbia ("TLABC") seminars. He has chaired a number of TLABC seminars on traumatic brain injury.

Michael Slater, Q.C., is a founding partner of Slater Vecchio LLP. The majority of his practice is confined to traumatic brain injury and spinal cord injury cases. He has authored many articles and is a frequent presenter at Trial Lawyers Association of British Columbia ("TLABC") seminars. He has chaired a number of TLABC seminars on traumatic brain injury.

Mike's clients have been awarded some of the highest trial awards in traumatic brain injury and spinal cord injury cases. He has been selected by his peers to be included in the publication The Best Lawyers in Canada in the field of personal injury litigation. Mike has also been named Vancouver Personal Injury Litigation Lawyer of the Year by Best Lawyers and has claimed the Trial Lawyers Association of British Columbia Bar Award. 

Education

  • University of British Columbia, LL.B.
  • University of Calgary, M.Sc.
  • University of Calgary, B.A.

Bar Admission

  • British Columbia, 1976

Experience

  • Vancouver Personal Injury Litigation Lawyer of the Year, Best Lawyers, 2012
  • Queen's Counsel for the Province of British Columbia, 2002
  • The Best Lawyers in Canada (Personal Injury Litigation)
  • Trial Lawyers Association of British Columbia Bar Award
  • Martindale-Hubbell, BV Distinguished