Lawyer

JAIMIE KIDSTON

Profile

Jaimie Kidston started her career in her hometown of 100 Mile House and began practicing in Penticton in 2013. She emphasizes client-centred dispute resolution. Her practice focuses on civil and estate litigation and personal injury. She also practices in the areas of wills and estates, real estate transactions, and equine law. Jaimie has represented clients in BC Supreme Court, BC Small Claims Court, the BC Human Rights Tribunal, the Employment Standards Tribunal, and in mediation.

Jaimie is the Chair of the Okanagan Civil Litigation section of the Canadian Bar Association and she has given lectures on estate law at Okanagan College.

Outside the office, Jaimie is an avid competitor in the Olympic equestrian sport of Eventing. She sits on the Safety and Young Riders Selection Committees of Horse Trials B.C.

Significant Cases

Pete Walry Construction Ltd. v. Canadian Adventure Company Holdings Ltd., 2017 BCSC 67  http://canlii.ca/t/gwz99

Pete Walry Construction Ltd. v. Canadian Adventure Company Holdings Ltd., 2017 BCSC 595  http://www.courts.gov.bc.ca/jdb-txt/sc/17/05/2017BCSC0595.htm

Walry v. Canadian Adventure Company Holdings Ltd., 2015 BCSC 2553  http://canlii.ca/t/h3135

Monical v. 0793545 B.C. Ltd., 2013 BCSC 254  http://canlii.ca/t/fw5pg

Monical v. 0793545 B.C. Ltd., 2013 BCSC 25  http://canlii.ca/t/fvklc

Cool v. Town Taxi, 2011 BCHRT 248  http://canlii.ca/t/fn3p

Education

2004

Bachelor of Commerce

University of Alberta

2009

Juris Doctor

University of British Columbia & University of Glasgow

2010

Called to the British Columbia Bar