Professional Background

Ian Jones is an Associate and a member of the Insurance, Construction and Infrastructure Groups.  He has a general litigation practice focused on construction, insurance, civil fraud, professional liability and environmental law matters.

Ian’s experience including assisting clients with:

  • builders lien issues
  • construction deficiencies
  • fires
  • contract disputes
  • occupier’s liability claims
  • general insurance and coverage disputes
  • professional negligence claims

He has also acted as Independent Supervising Solicitor in the execution and administration of Anton Piller Orders.

Ian takes a keen interest in learning about his clients’ business, and has regularly acted for property developers, contractors, architects, structural engineers, mechanical engineers, civil and electrical engineers, among others.

Education

  • Bachelor of Arts (Honours), University of British Columbia: 1999
  • Bachelor of Laws, University of British Columbia: 2004
  • Called to the British Columbia Bar, May: 2005

Memberships

  • Member, Canadian Bar Association
  • Senior Editor and Board Member, UBC Law Review, 2003-04
  • Associate Editor and Board Member, UBC Law Review, 2002-03

Community + Volunteering

  • Organizer and band participant for CBA-BC Vancouver Battle of the Bar Bands

Publications

  • While attending law school, Ian was active as Senior Editor of the internationally published law journal, UBC Law Review
  • The Professional as Expert Witness: Understanding the Role
  • A Settlement Agreement Successfully Defended
  • Bad Faith Claims
  • Client Alert – ICBC Wins Another Large Award Against Insurance Fraudsters
  • Privacy Rights in Insurance Investigations.

Presentations

  • Guest Speaker and author on Interlocutory Applications in Continuing Legal Education course, Conducting Personal Injury and ICBC Cases in Provincial Court