Fern Boese joined Lawson Lundell LLP as a litigation paralegal in 2023. Fern joined Calgary’s Litigation & Dispute Resolution Group, while working from its Vancouver office. 

With over 30 years of experience in the legal field, Fern has been a Certified eDiscovery Specialist since 2018. Her past roles have included serving as a liaison between lawyers, clients and vendors throughout all stages of the Electronic Discovery Reference Model.  

Fern has extensive experience establishing standards for large eDiscovery projects, spearheading software rollouts and enjoys training and troubleshooting.

Professional Activities

  • Association of Certified eDiscovery Specialists (ACEDS), Member, Membership Director Vancouver ACEDS Chapter (2020-2023)
  • BC Paralegal Association (BCPA), Member
  • Presented Professional Development Course for BC Paralegal Association Members entitled “eDiscovery – What’s all the hub-bub?” (2020)
  • Women in eDiscovery (WIE), Toronto Chapter, Member


Mount Royal University (Understanding Medical Technology Certificate, 2011)

Southern Alberta Institute of Technology (Legal Assistant Certificate, 1997)

Practices & Industries

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