Dale Murray is a senior solicitor in the firm. He received his law degree from the University of British Columbia in 1975 and was called to the British Columbia Bar in 1976.
In his wills and estates practice Mr. Murray is involved in estate planning, as well as preparation of wills, trust agreements, powers of attorneyand representation agreements for personal care. He also provides legal services for estates, including probate applications and estate administration. Mr. Murray works closely with other professionals, such as accountants and trust officers, in advising his clients on estate plans and administering estates.
Mr. Murray also maintains a corporate and commercial practice, involving business incorporations, corporate record keeping, corporate reorganizations for tax purposes and transactions involving the purchase and sale of shares or business assets. Many of these transactions require close cooperation with clients’ senior staff, accountants, personal bankers and other professional business advisors.
He also handles general real estate transactions (purchase and sale of property and mortgage financing) and property development for his clients.
Mr. Murray has been, and continues to be, active in community organizations, including the following:
• Past President – Cerebral Palsy Association of Lower Vancouver Island
• Past President – Art Gallery of Greater Victoria
• Past Treasurer – Art Gallery of Greater Victoria Foundation
• Board Member – Friends of the Royal British Columbia Museum
He also served for many years as an Officer in the Canadian Forces Reserves and continues to be associated as a volunteer with the Regimental Foundation of a local Reserve Regiment.