Our Team

 
Robert Salmond graduated from the University of Victoria with a Baccalaureate of Science in Biology in 1971, and then in 1976 he graduated from the University of British Columbia with a Bachelor of Laws Degree. He proceeded to move to Duncan, British Columbia to complete his articles.
 
Victoria Pitt graduated from the University of King’s College in Halifax, Nova Scotia with a Baccalaureate (Honors) in Classics in 1975. In 1979, she graduated from Dalhousie University with a Bachelor of Laws. She then articled with Straith & Co. She was a sole practitioner from 1983-1989 when she joined the firm.
 
Derek Edward Ashurst was born January 7th, 1947 in Gateshead Upon Tyne, England.  He was raised most of his life between Calgary and Edmonton, Alberta.  He graduated at the University of Alberta with a Bachelor of Arts, Majored in Economics and Political Science.  In 1968 obtained Bachelor of Arts and in 1971 his Bachelor of Law.
 
Jill McCarthy graduated from the University of Ottawa in 2004 with a Baccalaureate of Arts degree in Criminology and Psychology. While attending University, she worked as an Advocate and Support Worker for various social service agencies and mental health organizations.