Ask the Lawyers – UPDATED

Workshop Intro:

Bring your toughest legal questions for our team of experienced co-op lawyers. Get the answer to that question you’ve always had about the Co-op Act, model rules, human rights, privacy, membership termination, governance, and more! Win a prize for the workshop’s toughest question.

9:30 am – 12:30 pm

Co-operative Housing Education Conference – Westin Wall Centre, Richmond.

For more details view the flyer here and to register visit the event listing.


Workshop moderator: Thom Armstrong, Executive Director of the Co-operative Housing Federation of BC.

Workshop panelists: Geoffrey Dabbs of Gehlen Dabbs Lawyers and Grant Haddock of Haddock & Company Lawyers 

Geoffrey is a founding partner of Gehlen Dabbs Lawyers and has been providing legal services to housing co-ops for 29 years, advising on various matters, including rules and occupancy agreements and membership issues, membership terminations and related litigation, as well as governance issues and building envelope and other types of refinancing.

Grant opened Haddock & Company in 2001 and his core areas of practice are co-operative housing law, strata property law, residential and commercial tenancy, human rights, privacy and construction law. Grant has acted for numerous housing providers at all levels of court and at various tribunals and is also a frequent contributor of articles noting interesting and industry specific legal topics for periodicals published by CHFBC, CHOA, BCNPHA and LandlordBC.

Workshop Date:

Workshop Location:
Westin Wall Centre, Richmond

Workshop Type:

Workshop Duration:
3 Hrs

Thom Armstrong, Geoffrey Dabbs & Grant Haddock