Carfra Lawton LLP | Victoria BC

Christopher Mackie


  • Areas of Practice
    • Construction
    • Personal injury
    • Fraudulent and suspicious claims
    • Libel and defamation
  • My Bio

    Christopher Mackie is a litigator with expertise and experience in many areas of civil practice, including personal-injury and commercial litigation; judicial reviews; human-rights advocacy; and tenancy disputes.

    Formerly he was a criminal-defence barrister who argued cases in both the Provincial and Supreme Courts of British Columbia. Several of these cases garnered national and international attention. He also practised in the area of military law, acting for members of the Canadian Forces at courts martial.

    Christopher also held a commission in the Royal Canadian Navy Reserve as an intelligence officer until 2017.

    He is a member of the Canadian Actors Equity Association and the Royal Heraldry Society of Canada.

  • What is your perfect meal?

    Basashi with minced garlic and shōchū on the rocks with lemon.

  • What is your dream car?

    Aston Martin DB5

  • What is your favourite location to travel in BC?

    My favourite place to travel within BC would be the Okanagan.

  • Stats & Facts

    Called to the Bar of British Columbia - 2010

    University of Victoria: Bachelor of Laws – 2008
    Licentiate of the Royal Heraldry Society of Canada - 2007
    University of BC: Bachelor of Arts with a major in Asian-area Studies - 2002

    Associate, Carfra Lawton LLP – 2020 to Present
    Proprietor, Chancery Lane Law – 2009 to 2020