Richard P. Barton

"I believe personal values carry into the business world. For me, that means honesty and integrity. Always keeping your word — in front of the courts, and with clients — is an essential part of being a good lawyer."


Richard has been living in Vernon since 2006. He is a father of three girls, and is active in the community with the Kalamalka Rotary Club. Currently, he practices in the areas of personal injury litigation and commercial litigation. He has completed numerous trials in both the Provincial Court and Supreme Court of British Columbia.


Bachelor of Arts English and History
University of Western Ontario

Master’s Degree Japanese Studies
University of Essex, UK

Bachelor of Laws
University of British Columbia

Areas of Expertise

Car Accident and Injury Claims

In the event of a personal injury from an accident that is someone else’s fault it is in your interests to consult a lawyer.

Litigation and Dispute Resolution

Our litigation lawyers are recognized for handling the most challenging cases with skill and determination.

Builders Liens and Construction Disputes

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

Debt Collection and Enforcement

Our team efficiently handles enforcement and collection actions, including debt claims, secured obligations and foreclosure.

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