C. Byron Yep

Tel: (604) 305-0295

Professional Biography

Byron is a Director and owner of Lex Pacifica. Byron’s practice involves advising corporate and individual clients on a variety of commercial and construction litigation matters including construction delay and impact claims, builders’ liens, company and shareholder disputes, defamation, insurance, municipal law, and debt disputes. Byron has appeared as counsel at all levels of court in British Columbia.

Professional Designations/Affiliations

  • Law Society of British Columbia – Barrister and Solicitor
  • The Vancouver Club – Member
  • Access Pro-Bono Society (2014 to present) – Pro Bono Counsel
  • Federation of Asian Canadian Lawyers – British Columbia - Mentor

Educational Background

  • 2004 – University of Victoria - B.Sc. (Chemistry)
  • 2007 – University of Ottawa - L.L.B.

Publications & Seminars

  • Business in Vancouver, November 2017: Why Companies Need a Document Retention and Destruction Policy
  • Canadian Journal of Insurance Law (33 Can J. Ins. L. (May 2015): Causation in Multi-Party Litigation (co-author)
  • Continuing Legal Education: Privilege in Document Discovery
  • Client Seminars on:
    - Municipal liability
    - Tendering and procurement
    - Dispute resolution in construction contracts
    - Due diligence in environmental law
    - Indemnity agreements
    - Liquidated damages and penalty clauses