Jennifer Cooper

Association of Collaborative Family Separation Professionals

220- 19 Dallas Road
Victoria, British Columbia V8V 5A6
Canada
Office Phone: 2505805070
Member since 2013
Membership Type: IACP

Profession(s)

Lawyer

I practice family law with offices in Victoria, British Columbia and Winnipeg, Manitoba.
I am a trained collaborative lawyer, mediator, and arbitrator.

For the past 15 years I have been profiled in "Canadian Who's Who" which for almost 100 years has provided the most comprehensive biographical information available on leading and influential Canadians.

I am recognized as an "Expert in Family Law" in the Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory which provides a comprehensive guide to legal talent in Canada.

I am a "BV Rated Attorney" by Martindale-Hubble Peer Review rating system which indicates very high legal ability and ethical standards.

I was recently recognized as the "Best Family Lawyer in Winnipeg for 2014" by Best Lawyers in Canada, the oldest peer-review publication in the legal profession

Area(s) of Practice: mediation, arbitration, collaboration, coordination
License(s): Law

Professional Activities

I have served my profession extensively including: * as a Bencher of the Law Society for 8 years; * as a President of the provincial Bar Association and a Director of the Canadian Bar Association; * as a Director and Executive member of the Canadian Bar Insurance Association; and * as a lecturer and presenter in numerous local, provincial, national and international venues.

Comments

Every ending is also a beginning. I have had 30 years of experience helping couples resolve their family law issues: the ending of a relationship through separation and divorce, or the beginning of a new relationship through pre-nuptial and cohabitation agreements. I understand the challenges of these important life transitions.