eff was called to the Bar in 1984 and shortly thereafter joined M. Edward Mortimer, Q.C. in the practice of family law, which has always been Jeff’s specialized area of practice.
In 2005 he was appointed Queen’s Counsel by the Honourable Wally Oppal, Q.C., Attorney General of B.C. He was later awarded the B.C. Leaders in Learning Award· by the Continuing Legal Education Society of British Columbia for exceptional contributions to the profession.
Jeff has co-chaired and contributed to over 60 family law courses and conferences. He has been on the Editorial Board of the British Columbia Family Practice Manual and Financial Issues in Family Law. He is currently on the Editorial Board of the Family Law Sourcebook.
Jeff’s professional focus is on the financial aspects of family law, including spousal and child support issues.