MENU

Simone Penney

Profile

Simone is developing a general civil litigation practice, with a particular interest in commercial and corporate disputes and estate litigation.

Simone received her J.D. from the Peter A. Allard School at the University of British Columba in 2020. As a law student, Simone competed in the Wilson Moot, volunteered with Pro Bono Students Canada and interned with the Provincial Court of British Columbia.

Before articling with Hunter Litigation Chambers, Simone summered with the Atira Legal Advocacy Program and Alberta Justice and Solicitor General.

Notable Cases

Notable Cases

Highlands District Community Association v. British Columbia (Attorney General), 2021 BCCA 232 (with Mark Oulton, Brian Duong): counsel for the respondent OK Industries Ltd in successfully defending an appeal from an order dismissing an application for judicial review brought by a local community association in respect of a Mines Permit authorizing a quarry on Vancouver Island.

News

June 2021

Mark Oulton, Brian Duong and Simone Penney successfully defended an appeal from an order dismissing an application for judicial review brought by a local community association in respect of a Mines Permit authorizing a quarry on Vancouver Island. A copy of the decision can be found here.