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30 November 2003

Farris celebrates 100 Years Practising Law in British Columbia

On December 1, 2003, Farris celebrated it’s 100th anniversary with a reception at the Vancouver Art Gallery.  Guest speakers included Premier Gordon Campbell, Minister Stephen Owen, Mayor Larry Campbell and Dr. Martha Piper.   This milestone was commemorated with a gift of $200,000 for an endowment to support excellence in research and teaching in the areas of business law and advocacy at the University of British Columbia. The gift honours the memory of two distinguished former partners of the firm, the late Frank Murphy,QC and Peter Butler, QC. Congratulations Farris!

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