Rachel Schechter is a litigation and dispute resolution lawyer in Fasken’s Vancouver office. Rachel has a broad civil litigation practice with a focus on commercial disputes.
Rachel has appeared before all levels of Court in British Columbia, and the Federal Court. Her experience includes commercial claims, business and contract disputes, shareholders and oppression proceedings, intellectual property disputes, defamation claims, complex tort claims, professional negligence, and insurance defence litigation. Rachel has a particular interest in the evolution of law in the digital age, and its application to new technologies and cross-border disputes.
She leverages her in-depth understanding of the Court system, having previously clerked for six justices of the Supreme Court of British Columbia, to provide practical advice to clients. Before joining Fasken, Rachel practiced with a large regional law firm in Vancouver.