Carfra Lawton LLP | Victoria BC

Laura Miller

Associate


  • Areas of Practice
    • Coverage
    • Health Law
    • Occupier Liability
    • Personal Injury
    • Products Liability
    • Subrogation
    • Property & Casualty
    • Construction
    • Administrative Law
  • My Bio

    Laura has a strong background in all areas of insurance law with a varied practice that includes insurance defense, subrogated claims and insurance coverage matters. Laura also practices in the areas of health and administrative law. Laura routinely appears before the British Columbia Supreme and Provincial Courts and assists senior counsel on matters before the Court of Appeal and Supreme Court of Canada.
    With a background in science, Laura brings her strong analytical and research skills to the practice of law. Laura enjoys working with her clients to come up with practical solutions to their legal problems.
    Laura was raised in Victoria and is happy to be back on the Island after spending a couple years in Vancouver. Outside of work she enjoys reading, knitting and spending time with her hound, Cooper.

  • What is your dream car?

    I am holding out hope for driverless cars.

  • What is your favourite location to travel in BC?

    I love sitting on a dock on a lake with a book as well as touring vineyards.

  • Stats & Facts

    Year called to the bar
    British Columbia - 2017

    Education
    University of Victoria, Juris Doctor 2016
    BSc U of A - Biology with Honours in Molecular Genetics, with First Class Honours

    Career
    Legal Counsel – Ministry of Attorney General, Legal Services Branch – Health Care Cost Recovery - 2018 - 2019
    Associate – Harper Grey LLP 2017-2018
    Articled Student – Harper Grey LLP 2016-2017
    Temporary Articled Student – The Law Centre 2015-2016
    Summer Articled Student - Harper Grey LLP 2015

    Awards
    Professor Jim Ellis Memorial Prize in International Law
    Harper Grey LLP Prize in Insurance Law
    Fasken Martineau Dumoulin LLP Shield
    The President’s Scholarship
    McCarthy Tétrault Prize in Contracts
    Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt Prize in Contracts & Property