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    Harrop, Phillips, Powell & Gray LLP have been practicing law in the Lower Mainland for over 45 years.

    We're a trusted, independent boutique law firm centrally located in downtown Vancouver’s diverse and beautiful Gastown neighbourhood.


    Our partners believe firmly that strong representation should be equally accessible to everyone.

    Our clients' needs range from those of a large corporate agency or credit union to divorce and personal injury claims.


    We're proud to provide expert legal services with an emphasis on individualized care and personalized attention.


    Concerned about the costs of legal services?

    Initial consultations are complimentary and available in both English and Korean.


    Our law practice includes:

    Company & Business Transactions
    Real Estate
    ICBC Claims & Personal Injury Law
    Wills, Trusts & Estates
    General Civil Litigation
    Family & Divorce Law
    Immigration, Visas & Immigration Appeals



    Graham Phillips

    Retired Partner

    Graham Phillips graduated from the University of British Columbia and was called to the Bar in 1967. He is a general practitioner in the fields of commercial and corporate law specializing in small business issues.


    He served on the Executive of the Commercial Law Subsection of the B.C. Branch of the Canadian Bar Association for several years, including a term as Chairman.


    Graham was a director of the Neil Squire Foundation of British Columbia for more than ten years, a society providing assistance to persons with severe physical disabilities; and he is counsel to the Make-A-Wish foundation of British Columbia



    Wayne Powell


    Wayne Powell graduated from the University of British Columbia and was called to the Bar in 1969. He articled and practiced with the firm, becoming a partner in 1973.


    Initially a successful litigator specializing in family law, the focus of his practice has now grown to include real estate, wills and estates, and corporate and commercial matters.


    In addition, Wayne provides legal services and consultation to G&F Financial Group.


    Wayne is the author of the best-selling "BC Divorce Guide" for Self-Counsel Press which went to a 20th Edition.

    Stuart Gray


    D. Stuart Gray graduated from the University of Victoria in 1989. After practicing on Vancouver Island as a trial lawyer, he joined HPPG in 1994, becoming a partner in 1997.


    Stuart is currently the senior counsel for the firm, providing litigation services in areas of plaintiff personal injury, professional negligence, insurance claims and employment disputes. He also provides litigation services in association with the solicitors' practice.


    Stuart is a member of the Canadian and BC Bar Associations, Association of Trial Lawyers of America, and a member of the Vancouver GLBA. In addition, he is also admitted to practice law in the State of Washington.

    Andrew Kim


    Andrew’s core areas of practice are civil litigation, immigration, and administrative law. Andrew has appeared in Provincial Court and Supreme Court of British Columbia.


    In 2010, Andrew was based in Manila, Philippines working for the NGO Migrant Forum in Asia. He traveled to Indonesia, Nepal, and Mexico during that time to campaign on behalf of migrant workers.


    Andrew obtained his J.D. from law school at University of Victoria. He obtained his B.A. with a major in International Relations and a minor in Asian Area Studies from University of British Columbia.


    Andrew is fluent in Korean.

    Susan Apperley


    Susan Patricia Apperley obtained her undergraduate degree in English Literature from the University of British Columbia. She graduated from UBC Law School in 1991 and was called to the British Columbia bar in 1992. Susan’s areas of practice are Plaintiff Personal Injury, Family Law, and Worksafe BC (WCB) claims.


    Susan appears on behalf of clients in the Provincial and Supreme Courts of BC on both Personal Injury and Family Law matters, as well as before the Workers’ Compensation Appeal Tribunal on behalf of injured workers. She has appeared before the Board of Referees and in the Federal Court of Canada on Employment Insurance appeals, and before the Review Tribunal (CPP disability appeals) on behalf of disabled workers.

    Susan volunteers regularly at the Family Law Clinic operated by the Access Pro Bono Society of BC and speaks at the Battered Women’s Services Society of BC. She is a member of the Trial Lawyers’ Association of BC and a member of the Vancouver Metro chapter of the eWomenNetwork.

    Heidi Lee

    Articled Student

    Heidi completed her JD at the University of Victoria in 2018. She holds a BA from New York University with majors in Journalism and Political Science and a minor in French. She studied abroad in Paris, France.


    As part of the HPPG team, Heidi specializes in civil litigation files, including commercial disputes, wills and estates, and insurance defence.


    Prior to joining the firm, Heidi worked as a summer student at Global Affairs Canada in international trade law and policy. She worked on the Canada-EU Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) as well as the US softwood lumber dispute. In addition, Heidi worked at the BC Ministry of Finance on matters of Crown corporations and public governance.


    Heidi is fluent in both Korean and French.


    Find us at the corner of Cambie & Water Street, right in the heart of historic Gastown.

    We're across from the world-famous Steam Clock, directly above Starbucks:


    Suite #400-110 Cambie Street

    Vancouver, BC

    V6B 2M8


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