Partner

925 West Georgia Street, Suite 1600
Vancouver, BC, V6C 3L2

+1 604 631 9129

Future Star


Jurisdiction:

British Columbia


Laura Duke is a partner in our Vancouver office and has experience in environmental law, Indigenous law, civil litigation, administrative and constitutional law. She represents clients with environmental assessments, regulatory approvals, land use, project development, Indigenous consultation, and contaminated sites in a range of industries including infrastructure, mining, energy, forestry and real estate.


Laura is experienced in guiding clients through a variety of environmental assessment processes, and has extensive experience with projects in the marine environment. She also has experience with species at risk issues, having drafted the first ever Conservation Agreement under the federal Species at Risk Act.


Laura has appeared before all levels of court in British Columbia, the Federal Court of Canada and various administrative bodies and regulatory tribunals. As part of her practice, she represents clients seeking judicial review of decisions made by regulatory bodies and administrative decision-makers.  In addition to appearing before courts and tribunals, Laura assists clients in resolving their disputes using alternative dispute resolution processes, including arbitration and mediation.

 

Updated March 2022