Gib van Ert

Partner | Vancouver

604.643.1211

Portrait of Gib van Ert

Overview

Gib van Ert practises civil, commercial and public law litigation. He has a broad range of counsel experience, including trials, appeals, arbitrations, judicial reviews, motions and opinion work. From August 2015 to August 2018, Gib served as Executive Legal Officer to two successive Chief Justices of Canada, the Rt. Hon. Beverley McLachlin, P.C. and the Rt. Hon. Richard Wagner, P.C. The ELO is the Chief Justice’s principal advisor in matters concerning the Supreme Court of Canada, the Canadian Judicial Council and the National Judicial Institute. Prior to that, Gib practised for ten years at a nationally-recognized litigation boutique.