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David W. Gibbons



David is a commercial litigator with particular experience in complex commercial and privacy law matters. He advises and represents clients in a variety of areas, including contract and tort disputes, shareholders' disputes and oppression remedies, civil fraud, property disputes, as well as foreign and domestic judgment enforcement. David also regularly advises clients on privacy law matters, including privacy breaches, information collection, use and disclosure practices, freedom of information requests, and civil privacy actions.

David has appeared at all levels of court in British Columbia, the Ontario Superior Court of Justice, as well as various administrative tribunals. David also represents clients in both domestic and international arbitral proceedings.


Professional Activities

  • British Columbia Annual Practice, Researcher
  • CBA-BC Freedom of Information & Privacy Law - Executive
  • CBA-BC Civil Litigation - Vancouver,Former Executive
  • Law Society of British Columbia, Member
  • Canadian Bar Association, Member
  • Vancouver Bar Association, Member
  • Law Courts Inn, Member

Community Activities

  • Member of the Board of Directors of the Western Front, a Vancouver artist-run centre for contemporary art and music.

Bar Admissions

  • British Columbia (2012)


  • University of Saskatchewan (J.D., 2011)
  • University of British Columbia (B.A., 2006)