December 10, 2018

The Attorney General of BC has announced this year's recipients who are honoured with appointment as Queen’s Counsel. The government announcement can be found here.

The Law Society wishes to recognize and extend congratulations to all 2018 recipients of the Queen’s Counsel designation, with particular congratulations to current Benchers Philip Riddell, Michelle Stanford and Steven McKoen, as well as and Law Society Deputy Executive Director Adam Whitcombe.

The QC designation is conferred each year on members of the legal profession who have been nominated by their peers and have been members of the BC bar for at least five years. The Law Society is represented on the advisory committee for Queen’s Counsel appointments.