Matt is a personal injury lawyer with Pushor Mitchell with a special interest in civil litigation involving allegations of sexual assault, both recent and historic. Matt also represents clients with ICBC claims, product liability disputes, medical malpractice claims, and other legal disputes involving personal injuries.
Matt serves as ad hoc counsel for the Mental Health Law Program, representing patients detained in Hospital involuntarily pursuant to the Mental Health Act.
Originally from Montreal, Matt completed his undergraduate studies in Psychology at McGill University in 2004 and earned his Bachelor of Laws from the University of British Columbia in 2008. Matt completed his articles at the Department of Justice in Vancouver and was called to the bar in 2009. As junior counsel with DOJ Matt represented the CRA, the RCMP, the Correctional Service of Canada, and other federal agencies at trial level and appellate courts. In 2014 Matt relocated to Kelowna and joined Pushor Mitchell where, in addition to practicing personal injury law, he served as local agent for the Public Prosecution Service of Canada prosecuting criminal offences under Federal jurisdiction.
Matt is proud to serve his community as the Chairman of the Kelowna Apple Triathlon Society, and as a Director of Brain Trust Canada.
- Personal injury litigation including claims arising from motor vehicle collisions, sexual assaults, medical malpractice and product liability
- Appeals before the Mental Health Review Board