Chair, Roper Greyell LLP
Tom Roper is a founding partner of Roper Greyell, a firm of 36 lawyers who practice exclusively in the areas of labour, employment and administrative law. He represents employers in the public and private sectors and professional associations. He represents a number of Universities and colleges in B.C. He was appointed Queen’s Counsel in 1998. Tom is listed in Lexpert’s Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada; he is ranked at the highest level in Chambers Global, and is listed in the ABA’s International Bar Association’s The International Who’s Who of Management Labour & Employment Lawyers. In November 2014 Tom was the recipient of the Peter S. Hyndman Mentorship Award, awarded by the Vancouver Bar Association to a member of the legal profession who has distinguished himself as an outstanding mentor.