James Woods

James Woods

James Woods

New Westminster, British Columbia, Canada
James Woods advises businesses on a wide range of legal matters, from startup needs such as corporate structuring and shareholders agreements, to buying or selling a business, to operational needs such as employment matters. James works with his clients’ tax advisers in carrying out corporate reorganizations, and is experienced in commercial lending matters, acting for banks and credit unions on the documentation of secured loans.

James also advises individuals on their estate planning needs, including the preparation of wills, trusts, powers of attorney and representation agreements. He assists executors and administrators with probate and estate administration matters.

James is also experienced in commercial and residential real estate transactions. He assists buyers, sellers, landlords and tenants with purchases and sales, leasing and due diligence.

James is an active member of the community, having recently served as Chair of the New Westminster Chamber of Commerce.

Areas of Practice

  • Corporate/Commercial
  • Wills and Estates
  • Commercial Lending
  • Real Estate Transactions

Bar Admissions

  • Alberta, 2007
  • British Columbia, 2008


  • University of Victoria, Faculty of Law, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
    • LL.B. (Co-Op) - 2006
  • University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    • B.A. - 2002
    • Major: Canadian Studies

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • New Westminster Chamber of Commerce, Board of directors, 2012 - Present
  • Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners, Affiliate Member
  • Canadian Bar Association


  • English