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Fasken Partner Appointed as Queen’s Counsel

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Vancouver (Canada) Andrew Nathanson, QC was recently honoured with the Queen’s Counsel (QC) designation for his contribution to BC’s provincial justice system through his work as a lawyer.

Andrew is recognized as a leading litigator in diverse areas including corporate and commercial litigation. He focuses on complex litigation and white collar crime and is Co-Chair of Fasken’s Commercial Litigation group in BC and Co-Leader of the Firm’s national White Collar Defence and Investigation group. He contributes substantial time to pro bono work and teaching civil litigation, advocacy and legal ethics. Andrew is known for his meticulous preparation and problem-solving skills and for his professionalism in and out of the courtroom.

Potential candidates for the QC designation must be members of the BC bar for a minimum of five years and be nominated by their peers. An advisory committee reviews the applications and makes recommendations to the attorney general.

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