Co-Managing Partner, Hammerco Lawyers LLP
Morgyn Chandler is the Co-Managing Partner of Hammerco Lawyers LLP. For over 12 years, Morgyn has practiced contingency litigation in the areas of personal injury, sexual assault and estates. She is currently the Sexual Assault Practice Group Leader at Hammerco. Morgyn is a fierce advocate for victims of sexual abuse and assault and works tirelessly to provide education about options and recourse following an assault. Morgyn proactively develops astute legal strategies for her clients that are tailored to their specific circumstances and regularly appears in the Supreme Court and Court of Appeal of BC. She is recognized by her peers for her work in Personal Injury by Best Lawyers in Canada and is a frequent speaker and contributor, particularly on issues pertaining to the championship of women in law.
As the first, and youngest, female Managing Partner of Hammerco, Morgyn is passionate about mentoring women lawyers and guiding them through the various obstacles that women face daily in the legal field. Morgyn believes that while we are lawyers, we are also in the business of law. She strives to recognize and elevate entrepreneurial thinking and is eager to embrace less traditional working models.
Morgyn is fortunate to split her time between Hammerco’s Vancouver and Vancouver Island Offices, and in her spare time can be found exploring the local trails with her dogs in tow.