Senior Counsel / Certified Mediator / Certified Arbitrator
Karen is a family law lawyer, arbitrator, and mediator. She has been engaged in the practice of family law since 1975, and as a neutral in labour arbitration since 1995. She was appointed King’s Counsel in 1985.
Karen has extensive experience in complex negotiations, trials, and appeals involving property division, child and spousal support, and parenting arrangements for children. Karen also acts as an arbitrator and mediator in family law and labour law matters.
Karen’s experience as a mediator and arbitrator allows parties to choose a confidential process that best suits their needs. Please see a more complete description under Mediation and Arbitration.
She is a former Bencher and Treasurer (President) of the Law Society of British Columbia. Karen is a member of the Canadian Bar Association’s Family Law Section, and was a fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers from 1998 to 2021.
To book an appointment with Karen, contact Sandi Anweiler at email@example.com.