Naomi R. Rozenberg

Naomi profileLocation:        Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Phone:            604-685-3911
Email:              nrr@lmlaw.ca

Naomi’s primary areas of practice are construction defect litigation, employment law, environmental contamination lawsuits, and strata governance.

Her experience includes:

  • Representing strata corporations in large, multi-party construction defect claims
  • Enforcing 2-5-10 new home warranty claims for building envelope, structural, mechanical and electrical defects
  • Acting for employers and employees on an array of employment issues including wrongful dismissal claims, employment agreements and human rights legislation
  • Assisting strata corporations and owners to resolve condominium disputes
  • Advising strata clients on bylaw enforcement, governance issues and collections matters
  • Representing individuals and companies in commercial and shareholder disputes
  • Guiding current and former owners of contaminated sites through cost recovery actions
  • Prosecuting and defending human rights complaints

Naomi is the chairperson of Lesperance Mendes’ Civil Litigation Group, where she leads discussions on topics such as document production, affidavit evidence, expert reports, contractual interpretation, settlement agreements, solicitor-client privilege and limitation periods.  She is also a member of the Canadian Bar Association’s construction and insurance law sections.

Naomi regularly volunteers with Access Pro Bono and Big Sisters of British Columbia.

While a student at UBC Law, Naomi completed an externship at the British Columbia Provincial Court and was a member of the Law Students’ Legal Advice Program.

Prior to joining Lesperance Mendes in 2010, Naomi articled at a large national law firm in Vancouver.

Areas of Practice

  • Construction Defect Litigation
  • Condominium / Strata Law
  • Construction Law
  • Commercial Law
  • Employment Law
  • Environmental Law

Bar Admissions

  • British Columbia, May 2010

Education

  • University of British Columbia, Faculty of Law, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    • Juris Doctor – 2009
  • University of British Columbia, Canada
    • Bachelor of Arts – 2002

Publications and Presentations

  • Presented seminar entitled “Guidelines for Employment Terminations in BC” for Lorman education services.
  • Co-authored a paper entitled “Section 164: Preventing or Remedying Unfair Acts” for a Continuing Legal Education conference on Strata Property Law.
  • Drafted submissions to the Ministry of Attorney-General on a proposal to shorten limitation periods that would prejudice homeowners throughout the Province.
  • Published several articles in the Condominium Home Owners Association (CHOA) Journal.

Representative Works 

 Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Law Society of British Columbia
  • Canadian Bar Association, British Columbia Branch
  • Vancouver Bar Association