Archive for the ‘Firm News’ Category

Theresa Arsenault Q.C. is one of Kelowna’s Top 40 Over 40

By Pushor Mitchell LLP
Categories: Firm News
Theresa Arsenault, Q.C., a partner at Pushor Mitchell LLP, is the 27th nominee for Kelowna's Top 40 Over 40.

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Pushor Mitchell United Way Day of Caring on April 7, 2017

By Pushor Mitchell LLP
Categories: Firm News
The Pushor Mitchell United Way Day of Caring is an opportunity for people to volunteer as part of a group.

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Pushor Mitchell Lawyer Andrea East a panelist at WFN Business and Economic Conference

By Andrea East
Categories: Firm News
Andrea East will be a panelist at the Westbank First Nation’s 2017 Business and Economic Development Conference.

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Pushor Mitchell Okanagan Symposium on Brain Injury

By Paul Mitchell, Q.C.
Categories: Firm News
Early Bird tickets are now on sale for the Pushor Mitchell Okanagan Symposium on Brain Injury on Thursday, June 1, 2017.

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Pushor Mitchell Partner Blair Forrest Voted Chair of Accelerate Okanagan Board

By Blair Forrest
Categories: Firm News
Blair Forrest has been voted Chair of Accelerate Okanagan's 2016/2017 Board of Directors.

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Season’s Greetings – Our 2016 Holiday Hours

By Pushor Mitchell LLP
Categories: Firm News
Merry Christmas and Happy New Year from the staff and lawyers at Pushor Mitchell!

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Pushor Mitchell Raised $18,177 – a new United Way Firm Record

By Pushor Mitchell LLP
Categories: Firm News
Every year we are awed by our staff and lawyers who step forward to give back to the community.

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Compassion Fatigue Workshop by BrainTrust Canada on Nov 5th

By Paul Mitchell, Q.C.
Categories: Firm News
Are you caring for someone and experiencing a depletion in emotional and physical energy? This is very common, and called “Compassion Fatigue” and there is help! Attend the Compassion Fatigue Workshop hosted by BrainTrust Canada, on Saturday November 5th at the Ramada Hotel in Kelowna.

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Negotiation, Structuring & Drafting of Headleases

By Theresa Arsenault, Q.C.
Categories: Firm News
Theresa Arsenault, Q.C. will be presenting Negotiation, Structuring & Drafting of Headleases at the PBLI conference.

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Pushor Mitchell – Spreading The Food Bank One Bag Challenge

By Pushor Mitchell LLP
Categories: Firm News
Theresa Arsenault, Q.C., Partner at Pushor Mitchell, accepts the one bag challenge.

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Pushor Mitchell Raises over $3,700 for the CMHA’s Youth Initiative

By Parveen Shergill
Categories: Firm News
Pushor Mitchell’s annual mental health fundraising campaign raised $3,717 to support the CMHA's new BC Integrated Youth Services Initiative.

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Another Great Reason to Choose Pushor Mitchell LLP – Keith Inman

By Pushor Mitchell LLP
Categories: Firm News
Pushor Mitchell is pleased to welcome Keith Inman to the firm as Associate Counsel.

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Swinging the Heavy Hammer: Just Cause Terminations

By Alfred Kempf
Categories: Employment Law, Firm News
Pushor Mitchell is pleased to announce Swinging the Heavy Hammer: Just Cause Terminations, the next presentation in our LawTalks: Business Law Today series.

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Business Support Guide From The Central Okanagan Economic Development Commission

By Theresa Arsenault, Q.C.
Categories: Firm News
The Central Okanagan Economic Development Commission has compiled a very handy Business Support Services Guide, which lists all kinds of useful information for local business owners.

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Structuring the Developer

By Andrea East
Categories: Firm News
Andrea East will be presenting "Structuring the Developer" at the PBLI conference Real Estate Development on First Nations Lands.

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Pushor Mitchell Out in Support of YMCA Spin for Strong Kids

By Pushor Mitchell LLP
Categories: Firm News
Pushor Mitchell lawyers and staff were out in support of the YMCA Spin for Strong Kids on May 29, 2016.

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Another Great Reason to Choose Pushor Mitchell LLP – Brian Stephenson

By Pushor Mitchell LLP
Categories: Firm News
Pushor Mitchell is pleased to welcome Brian Stephenson to the firm as an associate lawyer.

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Real Estate Development on First Nation Lands

By Theresa Arsenault, Q.C.
Categories: Firm News
Theresa Arsenault, Q.C. will chair the PBLI conference "Real Estate Development on First Nation Lands."

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Bhavan Panghali Winner of Pushor Mitchell $10,000 Gold Medal Leadership Award

By Pushor Mitchell LLP
Categories: Firm News
Aspiring pediatric physician Bhavan Panghali is among the 1,760 graduates at UBC’s Okanagan campus this week.

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Another Great Reason To Choose Pushor Mitchell LLP – Eric Ledding

By Pushor Mitchell LLP
Categories: Firm News
Pushor Mitchell is pleased to welcome Eric Ledding to the firm as Associate Counsel.

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LawTalks: Business Law Today – The Art of Restraint

By Joni Metherell
Categories: Firm News
You’ve worked hard to build your business and the goodwill you enjoy with your clients.

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Kelowna Now’s In Focus – Brian Stephenson

By Pushor Mitchell LLP
Categories: Firm News
Brian Stephenson was recently profiled on KelownaNow.com's In Focus.

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LawTalks: Business Law Today

By Mark Danielson
Categories: Construction, Firm News
Pushor Mitchell is pleased to present "The Tender, the Contract and the Builders' Lien: The Basics of Construction Law."

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Another Great Reason To Choose Pushor Mitchell

By Pushor Mitchell LLP
Categories: Firm News
Pushor Mitchell is pleased to announce the appointment of James Paterson as our Managing Partner.

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LawTalks: Business Law Today

By Andrew Brunton
Categories: Firm News
Pushor Mitchell is pleased to announce "The Devil You Know: Effectively Using Shareholders Agreements."

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Season’s Greetings – Our 2015 Holiday Business Hours

By Pushor Mitchell LLP
Categories: Firm News
Merry Christmas and Happy New Year from the staff and lawyers at Pushor Mitchell!

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Steven Wilson Appointed a Master of the Supreme Court of British Columbia

By Pushor Mitchell LLP
Categories: Firm News
Steven Wilson has been appointed a master of the Supreme Court of B.C.

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Tom Fellhauer Re-Elected as the Bencher of the BC Law Society for the Okanagan

By Pushor Mitchell LLP
Categories: Firm News
Tom Fellhauer has been re-elected by acclamation as the Bencher of the BC Law Society for the Okanagan District.

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Pushor Mitchell Welcomes New Associate Ginger Holmes

By Pushor Mitchell LLP
Categories: Firm News
Pushor Mitchell is pleased to welcome Ginger Holmes to the firm as an associate lawyer.

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Pushor Mitchell Closed Office for United Way Days of Caring

By Pushor Mitchell LLP
Categories: Firm News
On October 28th, our offices closed for the afternoon to participate in the United Way Days of Caring.

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LawTalks: Business Law Today

By Andrew Brunton
Categories: Firm News
Pushor Mitchell is pleased to announce to local companies its new business law series, LawTalks

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Congratulations Theresa Arsenault – 2015 Business Leader of the Year!

By Pushor Mitchell LLP
Categories: Firm News
We are delighted to announce that Theresa Arsenault, Q.C. has been selected the 2015 Business Leader of the Year.

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Building First Nation Economies: Tax, Governance & Business Structures

By Andrea East
Categories: Firm News, First Nations
Andrea East will be participating in a conference on December 3-4, 2015 on Building First Nation Economies.

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Pushor Mitchell Welcomes New Associate Paul Tonita

By Paul Tonita
Categories: Firm News
Pushor Mitchell is pleased to welcome lawyer Paul Tonita to the firm.

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Chamber October After Hours Sponsored by Pushor Mitchell

By Pushor Mitchell LLP
Categories: Firm News
Please join us at the Tree Brewing Institute, 1346 Water Street for the Kelowna Chamber of Commerce October Business After Hours.

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Pro Bono Going Public 2015 – Free Legal Advice-a-thon

By Elise Everest
Categories: Firm News
It’s a tradition for lawyers to give legal advice to some clients for free because of the importance of ensuring access to justice.

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Organizational Health and Wellness Summit 2015

By Alfred Kempf
Categories: Firm News
Pushor Mitchell LLP is proud partner with Diversified Rehabilitation Group in presenting the Organizational Health and Wellness Summit October 22-23, 2015.

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2015 Pushor Mitchell Kelowna Apple Triathlon

By Pushor Mitchell LLP
Categories: Firm News
Join us for a weekend of fun with a race for everyone at the Pushor Mitchell Kelowna Apple Triathlon.

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Pushor Mitchell Welcomes New Associate Parveen Shergill

By Pushor Mitchell LLP
Categories: Firm News
Pushor Mitchell is pleased to welcome Parveen Shergill to the firm as an associate lawyer with our litigation group.

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Pushor Mitchell Launches Canadian Trademark Help Website

By Pushor Mitchell LLP
Categories: Firm News
Pushor Mitchell is pleased to announce the launch of our new website, Canadian Trademark Help.

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Pushor Mitchell Welcomes New Associate Leneigh Bosdet

By Pushor Mitchell LLP
Categories: Firm News
Pushor Mitchell is pleased to announce that Leneigh Bosdet has joined the firm and our Family law group.

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Pushor Mitchell Welcomes New Associate Elise Everest

By Pushor Mitchell LLP
Categories: Firm News
Pushor Mitchell is pleased to welcome Elise Everest to the firm as an associate lawyer.

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Yasha Pushak Winner of Pushor Mitchell $10,000 Gold Medal Leadership Award

By Pushor Mitchell LLP
Categories: Firm News
During four years of study at UBCO, Yasha Pushak received more than ten scholarships and awards.

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Medical-Legal Reports & ICBC Forms – a Primer for Family Doctors

By Greg Pratch
Categories: Firm News, Personal Injury
Pushor Mitchell is pleased to present "Medical-Legal Reports & ICBC Forms - a Primer for Family Doctors."

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Employers’ Presentation Series: An Inside Look into Employment Standards

By Joni Metherell
Categories: Employment Law, Firm News
Pushor Mitchell is pleased to present "An Inside Look into Employment Standards."

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Employers’ Presentation Series: Understanding Workers’ Compensation and Occupational Health and Safety

By Alfred Kempf
Categories: Employment Law, Firm News
Pushor Mitchell is pleased to present “Understanding Workers' Compensation and Occupational Health and Safety.”

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Kelowna Now’s In Focus – Taryn Moore

By Pushor Mitchell LLP
Categories: Firm News
Taryn Moore was recently profiled on KelownaNow.com's In Focus which recognizes people, businesses and organizations.

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Employers’ Presentation Series: Strategies for Early Conflict Resolution and Litigation Risk Mitigation

By Joni Metherell
Categories: Employment Law, Firm News
Pushor Mitchell is pleased to present "Strategies for Early Conflict Resolution and Litigation Risk Mitigation."

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Kelowna Now’s In Focus – Greg Pratch

By Greg Pratch
Categories: Firm News
Greg Pratch was recently profiled on KelownaNow.com’s In Focus which recognizes people, businesses and organizations that make our city great.

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Pushor Mitchell Supports Trades Expansion at Okanagan College

By Pushor Mitchell LLP
Categories: Firm News
Pushor Mitchell LLP has pledged $30,000 to the Okanagan College Foundation towards the Bright Horizons, Building for Skills Campaign for the complex. Please click here for the full article in the Okanagan College News.

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Employers’ Presentation Series: Disability Management, Human Rights and the Duty to Accommodate

By Greg Pratch
Categories: Firm News
Pushor Mitchell is pleased to present "Disability Management, Human Rights and the Duty to Accommodate"

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Pushor Mitchell Welcomes New Partner Greg Pratch

By Pushor Mitchell LLP
Categories: Firm News
We are pleased to announce that Greg Pratch has become a Partner in the firm effective January 1, 2015. Greg’s practice is in civil litigation and tax litigation.

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Pushor Mitchell Welcomes New Partner Vanessa DeDominicis

By Pushor Mitchell LLP
Categories: Firm News
We are pleased to announce that Vanessa DeDominicis has become a Partner in the firm effective January 1, 2015. Vanessa's practice is focused on three areas: Wills and Estates, Real Estate, and Intellectual Property Law.

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Pushor Mitchell Welcomes New Partner Melodie Lind

By Pushor Mitchell LLP
Categories: Firm News
We are pleased to announce that Melodie Lind has become a Partner in the firm effective January 1, 2015. Melodie's practice is focused on tax, trust and estate planning.

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SAVE THE DATE: 2015 Pushor Mitchell Okanagan Conference on Brain Injury

By Pushor Mitchell LLP
Categories: Firm News
Mark your calendars! Join us for an information packed day with leading edge experts on Friday, May 8, 2015. BrainTrust Canada Association is an Okanagan-based not for profit organization providing community rehabilitation

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Employers’ Presentation Series: Drug and Alcohol Addictions in the Workplace

By Alfred Kempf
Categories: Firm News
Following our successful Fall 2014 series Navigating the Seas of Change, Pushor Mitchell LLP is pleased to announce the continuation of its monthly presentations for Okanagan employers.

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SAVE THE DATE: 2015 Pushor Mitchell Kelowna Apple Triathlon

By Pushor Mitchell LLP
Categories: Firm News
Mark your calendars! Join us for a weekend of fun at the 2015 Pushor Mitchell Kelowna Apple Triathlon August 21 to 23, 2015. We look forward to seeing you there.

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Season’s Greetings – Our 2014 Holiday Business Hours

By Pushor Mitchell LLP
Categories: Firm News
Merry Christmas and Happy New Year from the staff and lawyers at Pushor Mitchell! Our Hours of Business for the 2014 Holiday season are:

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In The Community – CF24: Twenty-Four Hours of Crossfit in Support of Special Olympics Canada

By Matthew Canzer
Categories: Firm News
Admittedly, Crossfit is known for being slightly cult-like. Devotees to the exercise regime based on “constantly varied, high-intensity, functional movements” are not casual about their commitment to the sport (yes, it’s a competitive sport)

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Employers’ Presentation Series: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly: 5 Employment Law Lessons from 2014

By Alfred Kempf
Categories: Firm News
Pushor Mitchell is pleased to present “The Good, the Bad and the Ugly:  5 Employment Law Lessons from 2014”, the final installment in our fall employment law series, Navigating the Seas of Change. Employment law is constantly evolving.  To help navigate this changing environment, Pushor Mitchell is pleased to host a “year in review” to […]

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Pushor Mitchell 2014 Client Survey – The Results

By Pushor Mitchell LLP
Categories: Firm News
We recently completed our annual Client Survey and are very pleased with the results. 99% of respondents said that we met their expectations and 99% said they would recommend our services to others! This year’s results are consistent with those of last year. Thank you to all the clients who took time to provide us […]

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Kelowna Now’s In Focus – Vanessa DeDominicis

By Pushor Mitchell LLP
Categories: Firm News
Vanessa DeDominicis was recently profiled on KelownaNow.com’s In Focus which recognizes people, businesses and organizations that make our city great. What is your name?  Vanessa DeDominicis What do you always find yourself saying?  Hey mate or Brill …I am originally from England (if you hadn’t guessed!) If you could spend one whole day with anyone […]

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Veterans Emergency Transition Services BC

By Matthew Canzer
Categories: Firm News
When he’s not practicing law, Pushor Mitchell LLP Associate Matt Canzer is working to address the issue of homelessness amongst Canadian Veterans. Disturbed by media reports of suicides and declining community support available, Matt reached out to Veterans Emergency Transition Services (www.vetscanada.org) and agreed to help establish a provincial team in British Columbia. He now […]

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In The Community: 2014 Pushor Mitchell Blood Drive: October 20th to December 31st

By Monica McParland
Categories: Firm News
Pushor Mitchell lawyers, management and staff are pleased to be participating once again in our annual blood drive in support of Canadian Blood Services from October 20th to December 31st 2015. Our firm continues to be a proud member of the Partners for Life corporate blood donation program because we recognize that every blood donation […]

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Employers’ Presentation Series: Effective Practices in Employee Terminations

By Pushor Mitchell LLP
Categories: Firm News
Pushor Mitchell is pleased to present “This Just Isn’t Working Out”: Controlling the Costs of Employee Terminations, the third installment in our new employment law series, Navigating the Seas of Change. When new hires are brought on, employers always hope that the new employee will fit in, be pleasant, hardworking and will have a long […]

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Pushor Mitchell Closes Office for United Way Days of Caring

By Pushor Mitchell LLP
Categories: Firm News
On October 28th, Pushor Mitchell will once again be closing our office for the afternoon so that we can participate in the United Way Days of Caring Program where workplace volunteers are connected with projects in the community. This year PM volunteers will be heading out to ten local organizations to assist with a variety […]

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Pulling for My Community

By Pushor Mitchell LLP
Categories: Firm News
On October 15th, from 10:30 am to 1:00 pm, you are invited to come and see our PM lawyers in action as they attempt to set a record time for pulling a BC transit bus in the First Annual United Way Community Cup. Thirty teams of eight will be attempting to pull a 15,400 kg […]

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Pushor Mitchell Launches New Website

By Pushor Mitchell LLP
Categories: Firm News
Drum roll… it’s here! We are excited to announce the launch of our new website. The site features a fresh look, easy navigation, and the addition of a blog and a monthly poll. We hope that you will take a look at it and provide your feedback. A big thank you to the folks at […]

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In The Community – PM Raises $5,761 for Terry Fox Foundation

By Pushor Mitchell LLP
Categories: Firm News
This year, in support of the Terry Fox Foundation, we held a Fiesta de Mayo fundraiser in honour of all those battling cancer, and in memory of those close to our hearts, including our good friend and co-worker, Laura Davis. Donations rolled in from a variety of fund raising efforts including: a bake sale, the […]

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Employers’ Presentation Series: Effective Hiring Practices

By Joni Metherell
Categories: Employment Law, Firm News
Pushor Mitchell is pleased to announce Peas in a Pod: Effective Hiring Practices for Today’s Employer, the second in our new employment law series, Navigating the Seas of Change. In today’s era of labour shortages, many employers are frustrated by their inability to attract and retain qualified candidates. Unfortunately, with the BC Government estimating that […]

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Brad Cronquist On Provincial UDI Committee

By Pushor Mitchell LLP
Categories: Firm News
Pushor Mitchell Partner Brad Cronquist has been active on an Urban Development Institute provincial committee that provided input to the Province on the changes required to the laws surrounding real estate development marketing in British Columbia under the Real Estate Development Marketing Act (REDMA) and its associated policy statements and regulations. Brad was recently recognized […]

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Business After Hours at Pushor Mitchell LLP

By Pushor Mitchell LLP
Categories: Firm News
Please join us for refreshments and networking opportunities with the business community at the annual Kelowna Chamber of Commerce September Business after Hours at Pushor Mitchell LLP. Ticket Prices: $10 for members and $20 for future members. Time:  Thursday, September 18th, 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM Location:  Pushor Mitchell LLP 4th floor, 1665 Ellis Street Kelowna, BC

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Monthly Lawyer Profile: Jesse Bernhardt

By Pushor Mitchell LLP
Categories: Blog, Firm News
Why did you become a lawyer? I have always enjoyed business. As a lawyer I have a chance to be involved with many different business ideas and to advise businesses at all stages of growth. What is the focus of your law practice? I focus on Business, Real Estate and Estate Planning Law including advising […]

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In the Community: 32nd Annual Pushor Mitchell Apple Triathlon

By Pushor Mitchell LLP
Categories: Firm News
The Pushor Mitchell Apple Triathlon takes place Friday, August 15th through Sunday, August 17th starting and ending in Downtown Kelowna. Since its inception thirty two years ago, the Apple Triathlon has been recognized nationally and internationally and now attracts about 1500 participants with the support of 1100 volunteers. There are a range of top quality […]

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In The Community: Alexa Geddes Winner of Pushor Mitchell LLP $10,000 Award

By Pushor Mitchell LLP
Categories: Firm News
Alexa Geddes, graduating with a BSc Honours with a major in biology and a minor in psychology from UBCO, is the winner of this year’s $10,000 Pushor Mitchell LLP Gold Medal Leadership Prize. Now in its fifth year, the prize honours a top graduating student in the Irving K. Barber School of Arts and Sciences. […]

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Another Great Reason to Choose Pushor Mitchell: Matt Canzer

By Pushor Mitchell LLP
Categories: Firm News
Pushor Mitchell is pleased to welcome Matt Canzer to the firm as an associate lawyer. Matt was previously with the Department of Justice in Vancouver where he practiced with the Tax Litigation Services group, representing the Canada Revenue Agency before the Tax Court of Canada and then the Public Safety, Defence and Immigration group where […]

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Retirement Congratulations from the Pushor Mitchell LLP Team

By Pushor Mitchell LLP
Categories: Firm News
The lawyers and staff at Pushor Mitchell want to share with you that their colleague Allan Elliott has decided to retire from the practice of law effective June 30, 2014. We wish him well and want to recognize and thank him for his contributions to the firm over the years. Allan graduated from Kelowna Senior […]

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Another Great Reason To Choose Pushor Mitchell – Jesse Bernhardt

By Pushor Mitchell LLP
Categories: Firm News
Pushor Mitchell is pleased to welcome Jesse Bernhardt to the firm as an associate lawyer. Jesse was called to the British Columbia Bar in 2014 after completing his articles with the firm. He will be practicing primarily in the areas of business law, real estate development, as well as wills, estates and trusts. He is […]

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In The Community – Pushor Mitchell Participates In Hockey Night In Canada’s Play On

By Pushor Mitchell LLP
Categories: Firm News
Hockey Night in Canada’s Play On is Canada’s amazing 4 on 4 street hockey tournament. Since inception, over one million Canadians have participated in one of the one hundred plus events held across Canada. On May 24th and 25th , 170 teams and 1065 individuals participated in the Kelowna tournament. The event includes divisions for […]

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Pushor Mitchell Okanagan Conference On Brain Injury To Offer Leading Information

By Pushor Mitchell LLP
Pushor Mitchell is pleased to sponsor the 21st annual brain injury conference — the Pushor Mitchell Okanagan Conference on Brain Injury on June 12 and 13, 2014 at the University of British Columbia Okanagan in Kelowna. The Conference, hosted by BrainTrust Canada, will be an interactive learning experience for professionals, caregivers and individuals living with […]

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Pushor Mitchell Seminars

By Pushor Mitchell LLP
Categories: Firm News
Pushor Mitchell has over 70 seminars that are available on request that range from 20 to 45 minutes in length.  There are many topics from the following practice areas: business, charities, employment, estate litigation, family, first nations, personal injury, real estate, tax, wills, estates and trusts. For a detailed list, click on www.pushormitchell.com/seminars. If your […]

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In The Community – Got Blood? Pushor Mitchell Does!

By Pushor Mitchell LLP
Categories: Blog, Firm News
Every minute someone in Canada is in need of blood or blood products. And although roughly one of every two people are eligible to give blood, only about one of 60 people actually do. That’s why Pushor Mitchell signed on as a member of the Canadian Blood Services’ corporate giving program, Partners for Life. The […]

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Monthly Lawyer Profile – Andrea East

By Pushor Mitchell LLP
Categories: Blog, Firm News
Why did you become a lawyer? I love reading, writing and research, and lawyering allows me to use those skills to help others achieve their business goals. What is the focus of your law practice? Most of my practice involves complex commercial transactions and real estate development on First Nations’ lands. If you weren’t a […]

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Monthly Lawyer Profile – Brent Coyne

By Pushor Mitchell LLP
Categories: Blog, Firm News
Why did you become a lawyer? The cliché is somewhat warranted; but to help find solutions to client’s challenges, whether it is protecting their business or their personal interests. What is the focus of your law practice? A variety of civil litigation matters, predominately in the area of commercial and contractual disputes. If you weren’t […]

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Pushor Mitchell Apple Triathlon Adds Elite Paratriathlon Events

By Pushor Mitchell LLP
Categories: Firm News
Pushor Mitchell is very pleased that this year’s Pushor Mitchell Apple Triathlon has added a number of elite paratriathlon events for this year’s Apple Triathlon. The Pushor Mitchell Apple Triathlon will be hosting the Paratriathlete Elite Sprint and Olympic race, and will also be a qualifying race for the 2015 ITU Age Group World Championships […]

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Curtis Darmohray Elected Kelowna Chamber President

By Pushor Mitchell LLP
Categories: Firm News
We are pleased to announce that Curtis Darmohray has been elected as the 2014-2015 Kelowna Chamber of Commerce President. Curtis is a long-time partner at Pushor Mitchell, Lawyers. He completed his undergraduate studies at the University of Calgary with a Bachelor of Commerce Degree in Marketing and a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Economics. He […]

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In The Community – Pushor Mitchell Participates in First Annual BDO Human Bonspiel

By Pushor Mitchell LLP
Categories: Firm News
$5000 was raised for the Rotary Centre for the Arts during the first annual BDO Human Bonspiel. The Pushor Mitchell team was one of ten corporate teams participating in a unique event where players had to launch themselves on inner tubes down an icy track in an effort to be the closest to the button. […]

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In The Community – Okanagan College Graduate Lands Job And Scholarship All In One Week

By Pushor Mitchell LLP
Categories: Firm News
A student who recently completed her Legal Administrative Assistant Certificate at Okanagan College now has a much closer relationship with her new employer than she ever imagined. Sherri Usher, 23, started the week in a new job with Pushor Mitchell, shortly after a two week practicum with the Kelowna law firm. By week’s end, she […]

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Monthly Lawyer Profile – Jeremy Burgess

By Pushor Mitchell LLP
Categories: Blog, Firm News
Why did you become a lawyer? I felt it made good use of my Sociology degree and I enjoy the challenge of learning the law and preparing cases.   What is the focus of your law practice?   Civil litigation with an initial focus on corporate/commercial matters.   If you weren’t a lawyer, what profession […]

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Pushor Mitchell Welcomes New Partner Andrew Brunton

By Pushor Mitchell LLP
Categories: Firm News
We are pleased to announce that Andrew Brunton has become a Partner in the firm effective January 1, 2014. Andrew provides business owners and individuals with advice and services in business law, real estate law and wills and estates. He guides companies through the creation of all types of commercial contracts, including commercial lending and […]

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Pushor Mitchell Welcomes New Partner Taryn Moore

By Pushor Mitchell LLP
Categories: Firm News
We are pleased to announce that Taryn Moore has become a Partner in the firm effective January 1, 2014. Taryn handles family law matters and has extensive experience in both litigation as well as alternate dispute resolution including being a certified Collaborative Family Lawyer. Clients who need resolution to their family law issues, either through […]

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In The Community – Okanagan College Foundation: We Are Your Community

By Pushor Mitchell LLP
Categories: Firm News
Alf Kempf is the new President of the Okanagan College Foundation, having accepted the three-year position after serving as Vice President and Chair of the Foundation’s Advancement Committee, focused on marketing and fundraising. A partner with Pushor Mitchell law firm in Kelowna since 1985, Alf grew up in the Okanagan and like thousands of people […]

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Another Great Reason To Choose Pushor Mitchell – Jeremy Burgess

By Pushor Mitchell LLP
Categories: Firm News
Another Great Reason To Choose Pushor Mitchell – Jeremy Burgess Pushor Mitchell is pleased to welcome Jeremy Burgess to the firm as an Associate Lawyer. Jeremy was called to the British Columbia Bar in 2012 and is a member of our litigation group. He will be practicing in the areas of commercial litigation, real estate […]

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Lisa Holmes Wyatt Appointed As A Judge Of The Provincial Court Of B.C.

By Pushor Mitchell LLP
Categories: Firm News
We are pleased to announce that Lisa Holmes Wyatt has been appointed as a judge of the Provincial Court of British Columbia. Lisa has been a Partner with Pushor Mitchell LLP and has been Chair of our Family Law Group for many years. She was raised in Kelowna, attended Kelowna Secondary School, and then left […]

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Season’s Greetings From The Staff And Lawyers At Pushor Mitchell LLP

By Pushor Mitchell LLP
Categories: Firm News
As Pushor Mitchell celebrates our 40th year of business, we wish you and your family a wonderful holiday season and all the best in 2014. In lieu of sending seasonal cards, a donation will be made to the Central Okanagan Foundation. Merry Christmas and Happy New Year from the staff and lawyers at Pushor Mitchell! Our […]

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In The Community – PM Lawyers Ring Bells for Salvation Army

By Pushor Mitchell LLP
Categories: Firm News
PM Lawyers Ring Bells for Salvation Army Pushor Mitchell is proud to once again support the Salvation Army Christmas Kettle Campaign. On November 27, 28 and 29 our lawyers could be found ringing bells by the kettle at the Lakeshore Save on Foods location. Kettle donations provide support for Christmas food and toy hampers, emergency […]

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Pushor Mitchell LLP Holiday Season Business Hours

By Pushor Mitchell LLP
Categories: Firm News
Pushor Mitchell LLP Holiday Season Business Hours Our Hours of business for the 2013 Christmas season are as follows:                                Tuesday, Dec 24th  Close at Noon                Wednesday, [...]

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99.2% Recommend Pushor Mitchell LLP

By Pushor Mitchell LLP
Categories: Firm News
We are pleased to share some information from our sixth annual client survey. Thank you for your business and thank you for your feedback. We have had a very busy year at Pushor Mitchell and we were honoured when 99.2% of those who responded to the survey indicated they would recommend us to others. Here […]

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Monthly Lawyer Profile – Clarke Burnett

By Pushor Mitchell LLP
Categories: Blog, Firm News
 Why did you become a lawyer? I watched way too many TV shows involving lawyers – they always had exciting cases to argue and they always won! What is the focus of your law practice? Criminal law If you weren’t a lawyer, what profession would you like to attempt? University Professor of Anthropology If you […]

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