Your Clear Legal Representation in Vernon, BC

Choosing Your Legal Representative Is One Of The Most Important Decisions You Will Ever Make

Knowing Your Lawyer

There are times in your life when you need advice and counsel from a trusted advisor who is working for you with your best interests in mind. That is what we do here at Dugas Law, we are here for you.

Get The Right Advice

If you need to seek legal advice, it's important to find the right lawyer who can help you with your particular issue. Dugas Law understands our clients' needs and we are here to help you need us.

30 years of experience
helping our clients succeed

M. Shane Dugas, B.B.A. (Hons.), L.L.B.

Shane received his Bachelor of Business Administration from St. Francis Xavier University in 1990 with Honours in Marketing and a Concentration in Accounting. He received his Bachelor of Law from the University of New Brunswick Law School in 1993.  Shane was called to the Bar in New Brunswick in 1994 and British Columbia in 2008.

Shane was a former partner with one of the largest law firms in Canada. Upon arrival in Vernon, Shane was employed at Davidson Lawyers, LLP.  He then decided to venture out and create his law firm Dugas Law.

For the past 17 years, he has been counsel in a broad range of disputes on Canada’s East and West coasts. Shane was called to the Bar in New Brunswick in 1994 and British Columbia in 2008.

+1 (778) 475-5924


Our Areas Of Practice

We specialize in the following areas, if you have any questions please reach out to us

Insurance Claims

Specializing in Insurance Defense and litigation matters such as personal injury, property damage, and general liability for commercial claims

Business & Finance

All aspects of Business Law and Finance Law, including Incorporations, Buy/Sell and Partnership Agreements, Leases, and Equity Financing

Dispute Resolution

Offering a full-range of resolution options, including negotiation, litigation, arbitration, mediation and other personalized options

Commercial Litigation

From business fraud, contracts and real estate litigation to insurance disputes, professional liability litigation and injunction proceedings

Wills & Estates

Legal advice, Estate Planning, and preparation, to avoid dilemmas for family and beneficiaries. Preventing litigation issues which could be costly for family members

Bankrupcy & Insolvency

Provide counseling and advice with respect to debt management, while examining alternatives to a filing for bankruptcy. Working closely with your banks and creditors

Personal Injury

Accident and sickness insurance, Automobile accident claims, Occupier’s Liability, Product Liability insurance and Professional malpractice

Construction Law

We provide services from the inception of the construction project including counseling, reviewing, and negotiating contract documents

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