If you are dealing with divorce, a custody dispute or another family-related issue, speak to an experienced family law lawyer at Quay Law Centre for trusted advice and guidance. Hiring a respected, knowledgeable lawyer will make a significant impact on the outcome of your case.
Quay Law Centre is the largest family law group in British Columbia, our clients have the advantage of drawing on the skills of lawyers with various areas of expertise within the family law field. From experienced litigators to lawyers trained in mediation and collaborative law, we tailor our representation as needed for each unique case.
Our group is active in professional organizations; many of our lawyers are respected authors and lecturers on various family law topics, and two of us have been Benchers of the Law Society of British Columbia and were appointed as Queen's Counsel in British Columbia.
To learn more about each lawyer's experience, background, education and more, please visit our individual profiles below:
- Russell S. Tretiak Q.C. B.A., LL.B.
- Carol W. Hickman Q.C. B.A.:LL.B.
- Garry K. Thomas B.A., LL.B.
- Lori Gerbig B.A., LL.B.
- John J. Michalski LL.B.
- Sabina Bhate B.A., LL. B. (Hons.)
- Peter Bizos B.A., J.D. (Hons.) (Articled Student)
- Rizwana Choudhry LL.B. (Hons.) PGDL (Articled Student)
- Sarah Hyejung Jo B.A., LL. B.
- Mark Ishack B.Eng., LL.L. LL.B
- Rupinder Shoker B.A., LL. B.
- Patrick Verrier J.D.
To arrange a consultation with a member of the firm, please contact Quay Law Centre online, call 604-200-0530 or call toll free 877-895-1426. From our multiple offices, we represent clients in the Metro Vancouver area, including Surrey, Fraser Valley, Tri-Cities, Burnaby and any other area throughout British Columbia, nationwide and internationally.
All of our lawyers may practice in the common-law provinces of Canada. We also have lawyers called to the bar in Ontario.
Quay Law Centre has lawyers ranging from one to more than fourty years. All Quay Law Centre lawyers primarily practice in the family law area or related services, such as wills and estates planning, for family law clients.
Often, Quay Law Centre works on a team approach with senior lawyers attending court and directing the case, with the day to day conduct of the file being done by associate/junior lawyers. Our clients find this to be an expedient and cost effective approach. For most clients, delay is a hardship. It postpones resolution, adds to uncertainty and provides stress that can often be alleviated by expedited conduct of your case. Quay Law Centre is in tune with these needs can address these concerns.
In consultation with you and depending on the complexity of your matter, we will determine the best model approach for your case.
Our lawyer's fees are competitive with other lawyers in British Columbia. The complexity and urgency of your legal problem may determine the amount of your fees and, accordingly, it is important to sit down with one of our lawyers and discuss a fee structure and retainer that works best for you.
We also use trained paralegals and legal assistants who work on your file at a lower hourly rate than the lawyers. We also have a wide range of support staff to assist with the preparation and organization of your file.