Frances Gropper is a litigation associate at Branch MacMaster LLP. She joined the firm in 2018 and has broad experience in litigation, with a focus on the firm’s insurance coverage/defence and class action practices.
Frances assists clients in resolving disputes in a variety of areas including employment, property damage, product liability and personal injury matters. In her class action work, she practices and assists on matters such as competition act violations, product liability disputes and consumer protection lawsuits. Frances has appeared and assisted in all levels of court in British Columbia. She has also successfully represented clients in alternative dispute resolution, including mediation and arbitration.
Before joining us, Frances practiced as a litigation associate at a boutique family law firm in downtown Vancouver.
Frances has been a contributing author and presenter on family law topics for the Continuing Legal Education Society of British Columbia, the Canadian Bar Association, and the Annual Review of Insolvency Law.
Areas of Practice
- Class actions
- Civil litigation
- Insurance Law
- JD, University of Ottawa (2014)
- Certificate of Proficiency in French, McGill University (2011)
- BA, Major in Political Science, University of Victoria (2009)
Professional Memberships and Affiliations
- Member, Law Society of British Columbia
- Member, Canadian Bar Association