What We Do

Doak Shirreff Lawyers LLP is a full service law firm, based in Kelowna, British Columbia, that provides legal services to clients throughout the Okanagan Valley and across the province. Since 1968, our goal has been to provide practical legal services in an approachable, cost effective, and common-sense manner.

Whether you are an individual or business, you can trust our team of Kelowna lawyers to deliver timely, innovative, and practical legal solutions.

Our Services

Our knowledgeable team represents a diverse group of businesses, both large and small, and we offer a full range of business law services tailored to your specific situation.

Business Law

Our Kelowna lawyers represent and assist a number of charities, societies, and not-for-profit organizations. We take the time to understand your organization’s needs and tailor legal services to meet them.

Charities &
Not-for-Profit

Our litigation lawyers are experienced in addressing a variety of issues at different levels of court. We take the time to discuss the problem at hand to ensure a practical and workable solution for you.

Civil & Commercial Litigation

Our legal team represents a range of clients at all phases of the construction process, and we have developed a flexible and client-centered approach to find creative and innovative solutions to address our clients’ needs.

Construction Law

Our Kelowna lawyers work with both employees and employers to address their needs by providing strategic consultation, counsel, advice, and advocacy. Our team has extensive experience assisting clients and advocating before courts and tribunals.

Employment Law

Managing a person’s estate following his or her death can be an overwhelming and emotional task. Our Kelowna lawyers can facilitate and guide you through the process as efficiently and cost-effectively as possible.

Estate Administration

Our lawyers are trained and experienced in assisting estate disputes that involve decisive action to ensure that wishes are carried out. We strive to resolve disagreements through negotiation, but if those efforts fail to deliver we do not hesitate to invoke the full force of the law.

Estate Litigation

Family breakdown forces you to make critically important and complex decision in a time of high-stress and emotion. Our Kelowna lawyers representation ensures timely and cost-effective resolutions, allowing you to take back your life.

Family Law

For 50 years we have represented individuals and families in Kelowna who have been injured or wronged in automobile accidents to ensure they receive the compensation they deserve in ICBC claim cases.

Land development is a complex endeavour. With our Kelowna lawyers’ unmatched depth of skill and experience, we can effectively manage all steps in this process to keep your project moving forward.

Land Subdivisions & Development

Our Kelowna lawyers have the depth of experience to handle complex deals, high volumes of transactions, and to facilitate quick closings, and to ensure your personal and commercial interests are protected.

Real Estate & Lending Transactions

Our lawyers have experience advising both creditors and debtors. We advise clients through the particulars of your lending arrangement and guide you through the appropriate steps to ensure you can make confident and informed decisions.

Security & Debt Collection

Our Kelowna lawyers have extensive experience in mediation as well as advocating for clients before the BC Supreme Court and BC Court of Appeal. We work with you to ensure your interests are protected and that you receive the best possible outcome.

Personal Injury

Whether you are creating a phased strata development or purchasing your home in a strata complex, our Kelowna lawyers can identify the steps required to protect your interests and effectively address your specific needs. 

Strata Property