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Alethea Capadouca

Associate Counsel

Location: Surrey, British Columbia, Canada
Phone: 604-575-7880
Fax: 604-575-7882

Alethea practices civil litigation with an emphasis on plaintiff’s personal injury law. She joined the Skands Law team in 2008, where she works alongside her husband Jordan.

Formerly a social worker, she provided support to foster parents. In 1998 Alethea received her undergraduate degree from Simon Fraser University, followed by her law degree in 2007. Alethea was called to the bar and admitted to the Law Society in May of 2008. She articled in the valley with Baker Newby.

Alethea currently sits on the board of directions for the Kinsmen Lodge which provides complex care to approximately 145 elders in the community of Surrey. She is a mother of two, and in her spare time, enjoys fostering dogs, hiking and watching her nieces’ fastpitch games.

Areas of Practice:

  • Personal injury law

Memberships:

  • Trial Lawyers Association of British
  • The Law Society of BC

Jordan Skands

Managing Partner

Location: Surrey, British Columbia, Canada
Phone: 604-575-7880
Fax: 604-575-7882

Jordan is the managing partner at Skands Law. He has a robust solicitor’s practice in wills and estates, real estate, and corporate transactions.

His passion for the law that started at a young age when his father and the founder of the firm, Erling H. Skands, taught him how the law can assist the disadvantaged. Jordan continues that tradition through his litigation practice by advocating for the underdog against litigious bullies, large corporations, overreaching cities, scoundrels and cads.

When Jordan is not working, he can be found travelling, walking his dogs, or swinging a golf club.

Areas of Practice:

Business Law

  • Corporate and commercial litigation including shareholder disputes, business partnership disputes, and builders’ liens
  • Real Estate
  • Real Estate Litigation
  • Realtor and broker/lender professional negligence litigation
  • Expropriation litigation
  • Commercial and residential lending and borrowing
  • Buying and selling commercial and residential real estate

Wills & Estates

  • Estate litigation
  • Estate planning
  • Estate grants (probate and grants of administration)

Memberships

  • Law Society of British Columbia
  • Trial Lawyers Association of British Columbia

Parveen Chatha

Associate

Location: Surrey, British Columbia, Canada
Phone: 604-575-7880
Fax: 604-575-7882

Parveen is an Associate at Skands Law. She first joined the firm as an Articled Student in 2016.

After obtaining her Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of British Columbia in 2010, Parveen graduated with a Juris Doctor from the Faculty of Law at Thompson Rivers University in 2016. Parveen was called to the Bar of British Columbia in 2017.

Parveen practices in civil litigation, including personal injury law. She is a member of the Law Society of British Columbia, the South Asian Bar Association of British Columbia and the Trial Lawyers Association of British Columbia.

Outside the office, Parveen enjoys practicing yoga, travelling and exploring the outdoors with her husband.

Parveen is fluent in Punjabi.

Areas of Practice:

  • Civil litigation
  • Personal injury

Memberships:

  • Law Society of British Columbia
  • South Asian Bar Association of British Columbia
  • Trial Lawyers Association of British Columbia

Andrea Grey

Paralegal and Office Manager

Location: Surrey, British Columbia, Canada
Phone: 604-575-7880
Fax: 604-575-7882

Andrea has been with Skands Law since 2014, working closely with partners Jordan Skands and Alethea Capadouca. Andrea began as a part-time legal assistant, and has since grown with the firm as a full-time paralegal and office manager. Andrea assists with most files from start to finish and is the initial contact person for all clientele.

Areas of Practice:

  • General civil litigation
  • Personal injury
  • Wills and estates

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