VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Sept. 6, 2012) - Alexander Holburn Beaudin + Lang LLP, one of Vancouver's premier full-service law firms, is pleased to announce the appointment of Bruno De Vita as Managing Partner, effective September 1st, 2012. Bruno succeeds David Garner, who has led the Firm for the past six and a half years and will remain as a Senior Partner of the Firm.
Commenting on his appointment, Mr. De Vita says:
"I am honoured to have been elected by my colleagues to lead the Firm as Managing Partner. During David's tenure, the Firm has grown in numbers and has expanded its client base and service offerings. I look forward to building on this strong platform and leading Alexander Holburn to continued success over the coming years."
Mr. De Vita joined Alexander Holburn in 1985, becoming Partner in 1991. He previously served as the Firm's Managing Partner from 1998 to 2002. He practices civil litigation, with a focus on insurance coverage, municipal liability and professional liability litigation. He will continue to conduct his legal practice during his term as Managing Partner.
About Alexander Holburn
Alexander Holburn is a leading full-service Vancouver law firm. With 75+ lawyers operating in 22 practice areas, we are one of Western Canada's largest law firms. Our expertise spans the full spectrum of commercial and dispute resolution matters, and our varied client base spans a variety of industries including aviation, banking and finance and retail and includes Fortune 500 and FT Global 500 companies. In addition, we represent various governments and municipalities, as well as individuals with business interests and legal needs in BC.