Christopher J. Bakker



Christopher Bakker, a litigation lawyer at SHK Law
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Chris’ litigation and dispute resolution practice is concentrated on defence for property and liability insurers, the representation of governance bodies of strata corporations and housing cooperatives, directors’ and officers’ liability, general insurance disputes and professional negligence claims, as well as prosecuting and defending matters involving the automotive industry.

Chris has appeared as legal counsel in the Provincial and Supreme Courts as well as the Court of Appeal. In addition, Chris has represented clients in front of various tribunals on numerous occasions, including the Human Rights Tribunals and the Civil Resolution Tribunal.

Chris is also a frequent contributor of articles noting interesting and industry-specific legal topics for the New Car Dealers of British Columbia and the general automotive industry. Chris also regularly acts as a Moot Court judge at the University of British Columbia and provides pro bono legal services for Access Justice.

Before joining SHK, Chris was active within the aviation industry of British Columbia as both a pilot and a business operator.

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Professional Associations

  • Member, Canadian Bar Association
  • Member, British Columbia Bar Association