Laurelyn Pereyras attended Sprott Shaw Community College for her legal secretary accelerated program and Vancouver Community College for her paralegal studies.
She started as a legal administrative assistant in 2002 and worked in the areas of corporate and commercial and wills and estates. In 2006 she transitioned to litigation support and she assists lawyers in all aspects of case management, including summarizing discovery evidence, performing legal research and analysis, drafting research memoranda, interviewing witnesses and preparing bills of cost. She specializes in the management and control of document production in large and complex civil litigation files involving such matters as insurance subrogation, property damage and business interruption claims. In this regard she has a comprehensive knowledge of Summation database software. She is a member of the BC Paralegal Association.
Laurelyn has a bachelor of science in Management.
Chris Reinhardt began at MacKenzie Fujisawa LLP in 1991 as a conveyancer and has now over 25 years of experience in real estate and lending. Her work at the firm has focused primarily on new housing development sales, commercial lending and residential real estate transactions, and she also has experience in land assemblies and subdivisions.
Christine Xie graduated from the Oliver Schreiner School of Law at the University of Witwatersrand in South Africa.
She completed her law clerkship in South Africa and is currently completing her Canadian challenge exams through the National Committee on Accreditation. She intends to apply for admission to the BC bar.
Christine has worked as a litigation paralegal since 2009 and specializes in the management and control of document production in large civil litigation files. She is a member of the BC Paralegal Association.