Farris LLP: Vancouver's Law Firm
{title}

Ross Langford *

Partner

Telephone: 250 869 3868

Facsimile: 250 861 8772

Email: rlangford@farris.com

Ross_Langford.vcf

Ross provides business and strategic legal advice to a diverse group of businesses, business people and institutional clients. His legal training is complemented by a finance and business background; he holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree and has completed both the Tax Practice Course from the Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants and the Canadian Securities Course. For 2016, Mr. Langford has been peer-rated as a leading corporate lawyer by the 2016 Best Lawyers in Canada Directory™.

Mr. Langford is actively involved in many capacities in the community and is currently a Director on the UBC Alumni Association Board, the Chair of the Governance and Nominating Committee of the UBC Alumni Board, a Director of the Axel Merckx Youth Development Foundation, a member of the UBC Okanagan Athletic Scholarship Breakfast Committee, and a member of the UBC Alumni Achievement Awards Committee.

Recently Mr. Langford successfully Chaired UBC Okanagan’s “start an evolution” Capital Campaign to its $100 Million campaign goal.

Mr. Langford has also previously served in many business and charitable capacities, including: two terms as Chair of the Economic Development Commission of the Central Okanagan; multiple terms as a Director and Executive Committee member of the Central Okanagan Foundation; many years as a Director of Pacific Safety Products Inc.; was a founder, Director and Executive Committee member of the Okanagan Science & Technology Council; a member of the Investment Advisory Committee of the Altura Growth Fund (EVCC) Inc.; a member of the B.C. Business Advisory Council for the Western Diversification Secretariat of Industry Canada; a Director of the Apex Freestyle Ski Club; a Director of the Kelowna-Scottsdale Business Council; and, a Director of the United Way. He is also a former President of the Kelowna Bar Association and contributing writer to Okanagan Business Magazine.


* A Law Corporation.

Education:

  • University of British Columbia (LL.B., 1989)
  • University of British Columbia (B.Comm., 1989)

LEGAL RECOGNITION
  • The Best Lawyers in Canada (2018)
  • Called to the British Columbia Bar (1990)