Lana practices civil litigation with a focus in the areas of commercial and corporate litigation, administrative and employment law. She advises her clients on a broad range of issues including contractual disputes, tort claims, construction and builders’ liens disputes, collection and enforcement of debts, wrongful dismissals and discriminatory action complaints under Part 3 of the Workers Compensation Act.

Lana is a steadfast advocate and has appeared before all levels of court in British Columbia and assisted on matters before the Supreme Court of Canada. She has also attended and appeared on matters before various administrative tribunals in British Columbia.

Lana, together with her colleagues from Taylor Jordan Chafetz, one of the city’s leading litigation boutiques, joined Harris in December 2014. She became a partner in 2016.

Recent Speaking Engagements

  • “Discriminatory Action Complaints,” Hotel Association of Vancouver, October 2018
  • “Social Media in the Workplace”, Hotel Association of Vancouver, April 2017

Professional & Community Involvement

  • Member, Civil Litigation – Vancouver, Employment Law, and Labour Law sections, Canadian Bar Association, BC branch

 

 

Practice Areas

Year of Call

  • British Columbia, 2005
  • Ontario, 2004

Education

  • MA, University of British Columbia, 2005
  • LLB, University of Windsor, 2003
  • BA, University of British Columbia, 1998