James D. Christie

Location:       Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Phone:            604-343-3605
Email:              jdc@lmlaw.ca

James maintains a civil litigation practice with a primary focus on construction defect and strata disputes.

Prior to joining Lesperance Mendes, James practiced at a full service law firm in Vancouver, BC.  James gained experience in commercial litigation, real estate disputes and creditors’ remedies.

James’ work includes:

  • Representing strata corporation in multi-party construction defect claims
  • Representing and advising strata corporations and strata lot owners on a variety of Strata Property Act issues
  • Enforcing 2-5-10 new home warranty claims for building envelope, structural, mechanical and electrical defects

Areas of Practice

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

Bar Admissions

  • British Columbia, 2019


  • Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    • JD. – 2018
  • Bader International Centre, Herstmonceaux Castle, East Sussex, United Kingdom
    • Certificate of International Business Law – 2016
  • Sauder School of Business, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    • BCom, major in accounting and finance – 2015

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Canadian Bar Association, Member
  • Federation of Asian Canadian Lawyers (FACL), Member
  • Vancouver Bar Association, Member