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Paul S. Richardson

Paul S. Richardson*

Partner

Telephone: 604 661 9351

Facsimile: 604 661 9349

Email: prichardson@farris.com

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Paul Richardson practices business law with an emphasis on public private partnerships, corporate and commercial law, mergers and acquisitions, commercial real estate transactions and leasing, and real property law.  Within these areas Paul has broad experience in negotiating, drafting and interpreting a wide variety of complex agreements.  Paul has provided legal advice to the public sector on public private partnership transactions, to private companies on business acquisitions and divestitures, to vendors and purchasers in commercial real estate transactions (including sale and lease back transactions), to landlords and tenants in commercial leasing transactions (with particular emphasis on tenant issues), and to utilities and public authorities with respect to the acquisition and interpretation of statutory rights of way, easements, restrictive covenants and other land issues.

Paul has received a “high-to-very-high” legal ability rating from Martindale-Hubbell, an authoritative and global source for identifying leading lawyers and law firms.  Paul is a member of the Vancouver and Canadian Bar Associations.

Education: University of British Columbia (LL.B., 1978); University of British Columbia (B.A., 1971).

*Denotes a Professional Law Corporation.

LEGAL RECOGNITION
  • Best Lawyers in Canada (2017)
  • Martindale-Hubbell Ranking (BV)
  • Called to the British Columbia Bar (1979)