Farris LLP: Vancouver's Law Firm
Rebecca Morse

Rebecca M. Morse

Partner

Telephone: 604 661 1712

Facsimile: 604 661 9349

Email: rmorse@farris.com

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Rebecca’s practice is focused on corporate and commercial litigation matters.  She has experience in contractual disputes, bankruptcy, insolvency and restructuring matters, shareholder and partnership disputes, estate litigation, trust disputes, intellectual property disputes, and matters involving administrative law and judicial review.  She has acted for a variety of corporations (both publicly listed and privately held), individuals and financial institutions.

Rebecca has appeared before the British Columbia Supreme Court as well as the British Columbia Court of Appeal.  She has also represented clients in matters before the High Court of Justice of England and Wales. Having joined Farris in 2006 after working for a litigation firm based in London, England that specialized in commercial litigation matters, she is experienced in mediation and arbitration (including international arbitrations).

Rebecca sits on the Board of Directors of NutritionLink Services Society.  She is also actively involved in the Canadian Bar Association and the Women’s Lawyer Forum.

Professional Activities

  • Executive, Canadian Bar Association, Alternate Dispute Resolution subsection (national)
  • Board Member, NutritionLink Services Society
  • Member of the Women’s Executive Network
  • Member of the Canadian Bar Association, Bankruptcy & Insolvency subsection
  • Member of the Canadian Bar Association, Civil Litigation subsection
  • Member of the Canadian Bar Association, International Law subsection
  • Member of the Women’s Lawyer Forum
  • Lawyer Referral Service

Education:

  • University of Western Ontario (LL.B., 2001)
  • Mount Allison University (Bachelor of Commerce with Distinction and First Class Honours, 1998)

LEGAL RECOGNITION
  • Qualified as a Solicitor in England and Wales (2003) (Currently Non-Practicing)
  • Called to the British Columbia Bar (2002)