Leah Shepherd


Leah Shepherd advises individual and corporate clients in a variety of commercial matters involving, for example, shareholder and partnership disputes, fraud and misrepresentation, contractual disputes and professional negligence or misconduct. She also has experience advising clients in mediations and other alternative dispute resolution proceedings.

She has appeared at all levels of court in British Columbia and she has represented clients in matters before the BC Human Rights Tribunal, the BC Securities Commission and the Insurance Council of BC.

Prior to joining Hakemi & Ridgedale LLP, she articled and practiced at a boutique litigation firm in Vancouver.


  • University of Alberta – J.D.
  • University of Victoria – B. Sc.


  • Trial Lawyers Association of British Columbia
  • Women’s White Collar Defense Association

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