31 August 2023
Celebrating Excellence: Four Watson Goepel LLP Lawyers Recognized as the Best in Canada
In the dynamic and complex world of law, having a strong and capable legal team by your side can make all the difference. At Watson Goepel LLP, we take immense pride in announcing that several of our outstanding lawyers have been recognized as The Best Lawyers in Canada™ in the upcoming 2024 edition. This esteemed recognition not only underscores the exceptional skills and dedication of our team but also instills confidence in our clients as they navigate through their legal challenges.
Our commitment to delivering top-tier legal services has been affirmed by the inclusion of some of our finest legal minds in this year’s The Best Lawyers in Canada™ list. Each lawyer mentioned below brings a wealth of experience and expertise to the table, ensuring that our clients receive the best possible representation in their specific scenarios:
Recognized since 2024 for Commercial and Corporate Litigation.
Jeremy is a Partner and the Litigation & Dispute Resolution Group’s Leader at Watson Goepel LLP. With over 20 years of experience, Jeremy’s diverse practice focuses primarily on insolvency and restructuring, complex commercial disputes, real property litigation, construction litigation, corporate disputes, injunctive relief, and estate matters.
Jeremy West’s inclusion in The Best Lawyers in Canada™ for Commercial and Corporate Litigation is a testament to his prowess in navigating intricate legal battles. With his keen analytical skills and strategic mindset, Jeremy consistently goes above and beyond to secure favourable outcomes for our clients.
Thomas G. Keast, K.C., Associate Counsel
Recognized since 2024 for Commercial and Corporate Litigation and Railroad Law.
Tom is an Associate Counsel in the Litigation & Dispute Resolution Group. His practice focuses on all aspects of commercial and transportation disputes. His experience spans employment matters, construction disputes, real estate issues, corporate governance disputes, breaches of commercial agreements, strata corporation disputes, commercial environmental cases and injunctive proceedings relating to commercial disputes. His transportation law practice covers many aspects of rail, motor carrier and maritime contract issues including cargo claims and regulatory matters.
Tom’s dual recognition in Commercial and Corporate Litigation and Railroad Law reaffirms his multifaceted legal expertise. His deep understanding of these areas equips our clients with an edge, ensuring they receive representation that is both comprehensive and effective.
Recognized since 2023 for Personal Injury Litigation.
Anastase is a Partner and Leader of the Personal Injury Group at Watson Goepel LLP. With over 25 years of experience in the area of personal injury law, he has acted for thousands of injured parties at all levels of court in British Columbia.
Anastase Maragos’s recognition in Personal Injury Litigation speaks volumes about his dedication to advocating for those who have suffered harm. His empathetic approach, combined with his legal acumen, ensures that our clients seeking justice in personal injury cases are in the best hands.
Recognized since 2012 for Family Law and Family Mediation.
Craig is an Associate Counsel in the Family Law Group at Watson Goepel LLP, and is widely recognized in British Columbia as a leading certified Parenting Coordinator and Family Law Mediator. For over 35 years, Craig has advocated for families in all areas of family law.
Craig’s long-standing recognition in Family Law and Family Mediation exemplifies his commitment to assisting families during challenging times. His nuanced approach to dispute resolution helps our clients navigate family matters with sensitivity and skill.
At Watson Goepel, our mission has always been to provide our clients with unparalleled legal representation that empowers them to move forward with confidence. The recognition of our lawyers in The Best Lawyers in Canada™ is a reflection of this mission, as well as a testament to the trust our clients place in our expertise.
As we celebrate these accolades, we remain steadfast in our commitment to upholding the highest standards of legal excellence. The recognition our lawyers have received in the 2024 edition of The Best Lawyers in Canada™ serves as a reminder that, at Watson Goepel, our clients’ success is our success, and their triumphs are a testament to the dedication and proficiency of our legal team.