Richard S. Margetts, QC*
Litigation & Dispute Resolution, Personal Injury
EDUCATION & YEAR OF CALL
BA (Hons) – Monash University (Melbourne, Australia), 1976
LLB – University Of British Columbia,1979
Called to the British Columbia Bar 1981.
A Life Bencher and past President of the Law Society of British Columbia, Mr. Margetts currently serves on the Board of Directors of the Woodwynn Farms Creating Homefulness Society, is a Guest Lecturer of the Professional Legal Training Course and University of Victoria Faculty of Law, and annually sits on the Civil Justice Working Group of the Attorney General’s office. Mr. Margetts has chaired and sat on many Law Society Committees, including Executive, Discipline, Credentials and Practice Standards, and is the Past President of the Canadian Legal Information Institute, and Past Chair of the British Columbia Justice Review Task Force. Mr. Margetts has served as Secretary of the YM/YWCA (Victoria), a Director of the Vancouver Island Road Relay, the Community Living and Assisted Living Appeal Board, and Chair of the British Columbia Amateur Hockey Association Appeal Committee.