Last week the BC Law Institute announced the appointment of two new members-at-large, Lisa Peters and Stanley Rule, both of whom will serve three-year terms:
Ms. Peters is a lawyer with the firm of Lawson Lundell LLP in Vancouver, British Columbia. She heads the firm’s research and opinions department, where her practice focusses on conflicts of laws, constitutional law, contract law, statutory interpretation, and Crown law.
Ms. Peters received both her B.A. and LL.B. from the University of British Columbia. She also holds a certificate in civil and comparative law from the University of Sherbrooke in Montreal. Ms. Peters was called to the British Columbia bar in 1989, to the bar of the Northwest Territories in 2009, and the Yukon bar in 2010.
Mr. Rule is a lawyer with the firm of Sabey Rule LLP in Kelowna, British Columbia. His practice is focussed on wills and estates.
Mr. Rule received a B.A. (Hons.) in History from the University of British Columbia and completed his law studies at the University of Toronto. He was called to the British Columbia Bar in 1989.
For more information, see the BCLI website.