Mediations and Arbitrations
Areas of Experience
Media Law including defamation
First Nations law
Wills & Estates
Fees and Expenses
Hourly Rate varies from $450 - $500 depending on complexity and number of parties
Cancellation Policy depends upon number of days booked and timing of notice of cancellation
About the Mediator
Vincent R.K. Orchard
Q.C, LL.B., C.Arb, Lawyer
I am a lawyer, mediator and arbitrator. I have been involved in Alternative Dispute Resolution since 1987. I have over forty years of experience resolving conflicts as a trial and appeal lawyer involved in civil litigation. I have tried and resolved virtually all types of civil disputes. I have a great deal of experience in insurance cases, multi-party disputes, personal injury, medical negligence, product liability, professional negligence, tort claims, commercial/business disputes, media law including defamation and some aspects of First Nations law. I am also a Chartered Arbitrator.
Appointed B.C. Chair of the panel of Arbitrators and Referees for the Hep C Class Action Litigation Settlement. Charter member of The Canadian Academy of Distinguished Neutrals.
I am available to mediate or arbitrate throughout British Columbia.
7500 - Lindrick Court
Burnaby, BC, V5A 3Y5
Mediator: Vincent Orchard -
Mediation and Arbitration Coordinator: Tanis Braraten -
To book a mediation or arbitration, please cal l me at 604-240-8589 or email us at
Click on the Canadian Academy of Distinguished Neutrals logo to view my Availability Calendar.
Link to my Mediate BC web page: