Jalal A. Jaffer

Jalal A. Jaffer

Associate Counsel
Location:
Surrey, British Columbia, Canada
Phone:
(604) 634-2308
(800) 675-2419
Fax:
(604) 589-5391
Email:

After completing my law degree from the University of B.C. in 1977, I articled with Peterson Stark and have been with the same firm for over 30 years, practicing in a variety of areas of the law, including Civil Litigation, Commercial and Residential Real Estate, Corporate, and Wills & Estates.

Areas of Practice

  • Civil Litigation
  • Real Estate Law
  • Corporate Law
  • Wills & Estates Law

Bar Admissions

  • British Columbia, 1978

Education

  • University of British Columbia, Faculty of Law, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    • LL.B.
  • London School of Economics (University of London)
    • B. Sc
    • Major: Economics
  • Queen Mary College (University of London)
    • M. Sc.
    • Major: Economics

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Trial Lawyers Association
  • New Westminster Bar Association
  • Law Society of British Columbia
  • Canada Bar Association

Positions AND Community Involvement

  • Have held senior leadership positions with the Ismaili Muslim Community
  • Former Chair of Ismaili Legal Professionals of B.C.
  • Former Member of Ismaili International Conciliation & Arbitration Board

Hobbies AND Interests

  • Active member of Evergreen Squash Club
  • Engage in other racquet sports
  • Follow sports actively
  • Reading
  • Music - play the harmonium