In order to be appointed a Provincial Court Judge you must be a lawyer with ten years’ experience practising law or sufficient related experience.
After extensive research and consultation the Court has adopted a new trial scheduling model in order to maximize the effective, equitable and efficient use of court time.
Coquitlam Provincial Court Judge Pedro de Couto is stepping down after 6 years as the President and another 5 years on the Board of the
The Provincial Court of B.C. encourages people to explore alternatives to court proceedings to resolve disputes.
Judicial Justices make decisions that have significant impacts on people’s lives.