Brett’s dispute resolution practice is focused on civil litigation defence and professional regulation.
Brett assists insurance clients with a variety of coverage, liability defence, and subrogated matters involving bodily injury and property. Brett represents health professionals in various complaints, disciplinary, billing and other matters involving their respective regulatory bodies.
With senior counsel he has acted for clients on a range of commercial disputes between businesses including oppression matters and a dispute involving a university society. He recently helped to secure a Norwich Order on behalf of a national financial institution.
Brett has appeared before the Provincial Court and Supreme Court Chambers. Acting with senior counsel Brett has represented clients in mediation, and before the Supreme Court of British Columbia.
Before joining Harper Grey Brett had the opportunity to hone his litigation experience as a summer articled student at the Insurance Corporation of British Columbia and previous experience in a personal injury law firm. He also spent a summer in a remote area of the Yukon working as a diamond driller’s helper extracting core samples.
Born and raised in Kelowna, Brett has always maintained a focus on athletics, specifically beach volleyball. This has contributed to the strong work ethic, focus and drive he now brings to his legal practice. While at Vancouver Island University, Brett captained the men’s varsity team that was ranked at the top in the country. He has coached adults at various beach volleyball clinics in Vancouver and competitively plays at Kits Beach on the Volleyball BC Pro Beach Tour.
- UBC Peter A. Allard School of Law, J.D., 2016
- Vancouver Island University, B.A. Sport Health and Physical Education (with Distinction), 2012
- British Columbia, 2017
- Member, Mathews Dinsdale and Clark LLP Canadian Labour Arbitration Moot Team, 2015
- Participant, CoRe Mediation Advocacy Moot, 2014
- Member, CPHR BC & Yukon (formerly HRMA)
- Member, The Law Society of British Columbia
- Member, Canadian Bar Association, BC Branch
Selected for the UBC Law Judicial Externship Program, 2016
Hoop-Law Champion, 2014
VIU Highest GPA among all Student Athletes, 2012
VIU Dean's List and CCAA National Scholar Award, 2010-2012
PACWEST/BCAA Academic Excellence Award, 2010-2012