Paul Albi, Q.C.
Name: Paul Albi, Q.C.
Firm Name: DLA Piper
Jurisdiction: Canada
Leader in: Family Law

Telephone: +1 604 643 2901
Fax: +1 604 605 3592

View website

Professional Biography:

Paul holds a Bachelor’s degree in Commerce, with a concentration in finance and economics. His family law practice emphasizes complex commercial and financial issues, including issues involving multiple jurisdictions and sophisticated trusts. He also has significant experience in shareholders’ remedies, forensic accounting and regulatory matters.

Paul has consistently been independently rated as one of British Columbia’s leading family law lawyers by Lexpert® and Best Lawyers in Canada, two prominent peer-review publications. Paul has also been featured in B.C. Business Magazine in an article profiling British Columbia’s best lawyers.

Paul has served several terms on each of the firm’s management and finance committees. From September of 1998 until December of 2004, he served as National Managing Partner of the former Canadian firm.  During this period and under his leadership, the firm expanded significantly and became the only British Columbia-based national law firm in Canada, with offices in all major Canadian cities.

A significant contributor to the legal community, Paul is published and lectures frequently.

rom June 2006 to June 2009, Paul was head of the former Canadian firm’s forty member Vancouver litigation department. He is also the founder (1979) and head of the former Canadian firm’s Vancouver Family Law Group.

From 2006 to 2012, Paul was a member of the Law Society of British Columbia’s Audit Committee.

Firm Overview:

DLA Piper is a global law firm with lawyers located in more than 30 countries throughout the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Asia Pacific, positioning us to help companies with their legal needs anywhere in the world.

We strive to be the leading global business law firm by delivering quality and value to our clients.

We achieve this through practical and innovative legal solutions that help our clients succeed. We deliver consistent services across our platform of practices and sectors in all matters we undertake.

Our clients range from multinational, Global 1000, and Fortune 500 enterprises to emerging companies developing industry-leading technologies. They include more than half of the Fortune 250 and nearly half of the FTSE 350 or their subsidiaries. We also advise governments and public sector bodies.