David L. Schaefer

"I bring a common sense approach to advising my clients on their legal needs – whether it be business, real estate, or estate matters. My loyalty, honesty, and compassion are always part of what I bring to the table."


David is the senior partner in the Vernon law firm of Davidson Lawyers LLP. David graduated from the Law School of the University of Victoria in 1984 and articled with the Vancouver law firm of Bull, Housser & Tupper. Born and raised in Vernon, David returned to his home community to carry on his professional practice.


Bachelor of Law
University of Victoria

Areas of Expertise

Estate Planning: Wills, Powers of Attorney, Representation Agreements

A Will is only one aspect of an Estate plan. We advise our clients on a variety of legal structures to preserve wealth.

Corporate, Commercial and Business Law

We are experienced in all aspects of business law for your corporation, organization, joint venture or partnership.

Real Estate: Conveyancing and Mortgages

Rely on us to guide you through the conveyance process in a friendly and straightforward way.

Subdivisions and Property Development

Our solicitors provide knowledgeable advice to developers, lenders, vendors & buyers for all types of real estate transactions.

Builders Liens and Construction Disputes

Defending a claim or representing a case – we handle all construction disputes and builders liens effectively.

Serving our community for 100 years