Our Firm

JSGW&M has been providing quality comprehensive legal services to the people and businesses of Southern Vancouver Island for close to 30 years. Wherever you live, work or play – we’re there, too, and our quality lawyers and staff can help guide you through any issue that arises, whether it is in a boardroom or a courtroom.
Every Legal Issue. One Legal Source. We use a multi-faceted approach individually crafted to our clients’ circumstances. The Partners and Associates have expertise in varied areas of the law to better serve our clients.
We draw upon this full spectrum of expertise and use a wide range of strategies and tactics including negotiation, mediation, arbitration, and litigation towards cost effective and timely problem prevention and resolution.

Our Lawyers

In an effort to better serve the communities throughout Southern Vancouver Island, Johns Southward has full-service offices in both Victoria and Duncan. In each of our offices, you will find lawyers experienced in litigation, as well as lawyers experienced in solicitor work.
Our lawyers and staff often work collaboratively together in order to ensure the best possible service is provided, where and when you need it.
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Practice Areas

Business Law
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Personal Injury
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Litigation & Disputes
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Family Law
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Real Estate Law
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Wills & Estate Planning
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Employment Opportunities

JSGW&M is routinely seeking new members to join our firm. We believe the practice of law should be both challenging and rewarding, and the experience and mentorship offered by our current lawyers and staff allows us to provide excellent employment opportunities. Our firm fosters a friendly and inclusive work environment with room for growth and development. We use a team approach in order to provide our clients with the best service possible.
Here you will find links to any current openings available at each of our offices, whether for lawyers, articling students, legal assistants, or other administrative staff members.We welcome applications from all interested candidates. However, please note that only individuals selected for an interview will be contacted.
Our Victoria office is currently seeking an associate lawyer for our Corporate Commercial Group.

Johns Southward Glazier Walton & Margetts LLP (“JSG") is one of Vancouver Island's largest and most respected full-service law firms. Our team of 40+ includes 15 lawyers, with two offices located in Victoria and Duncan. We have leading lawyers in the areas of business law, real estate, wills and estate planning, civil litigation, family law and personal injury. We provide excellent client service and deliver a team approach to our clients' legal matters. At JSG we foster an inclusive, supportive and friendly work environment.

The successful candidate will bring between 3 - 10 years’ experience in a solicitor’s practice. This position will involve all areas of a solicitor’s practice with some emphasis on corporate commercial work.  We are looking for someone who has the ability to develop and maintain strong community and client relationships, and will join our firm for the long-term.  Salary will be commensurate with experience.

You must be a member in good standing of a provincial bar and be eligible for membership in the Law Society of British Columbia.  Candidates must have strong communication skills, demonstrated ability to work both independently and as part of a team. Our lawyers work in a challenging and rewarding work environment that is motivating and supportive of their long term goals.

Interested candidates should apply via email to jhodson@jsg.bc.ca

All inquiries will be kept in strictest confidence. Thank you for expressing an interest; however only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
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Contact Us

Victoria Office

Phone: 250.381.7321 | Fax: 250.381.1181
204-655 Tyee Road Victoria, BC V9A 6X5

Duncan Office

Our Duncan office is moving! Effective March 5, 2018, we will be located at 201-64 Station Street in Duncan. Our phone numbers will remain the same.

Phone: 250.746.8779 | Fax: 250.746.8780
201 - 64 Station Street Duncan, BC V9L 1M4