Mark Koochin

Mark Koochin

Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada
Mark's preferred areas of practice are Family law, personal injury, estate litigation, labour and employment and general civil/commercial litigation.


Bachelor of Laws, University of British Columbia, 1993
Bachelor of Arts (Criminology), Simon Fraser University, 1989

Career History

1998 to Present Partner with Porter Ramsay Lawyers, Kelowna, B.C.
1994 to 1998 Associate with Porter Ramsay Lawyers, Kelowna, BC
1993 to 1994 Articled student with Fraser & Beatty, Vancouver, BC (now Fraser Milner Casgrain)
1989 Investigator, Ombudsman's Office of BC, Vancouver, BC


Canadian Bar Association
Kelowna Bar Association
Member of BC Trial Lawyer's Association


Mark has appeared as counsel at all levels of court in British Columbia, labour arbitration boards and administrative tribunals.

Volunteer & Community Work

Kelowna Chamber of Commerce, Government Relations Committee - Former Member
Rotary Club (Sunrise) - Former Member
Kelowna and District Boys and Girls Club - Former Director
Legal Services Society and Salvation Army - Pro-Bono Clinic Volunteer
Continuing Legal Education Society - County Coordinator
Kelowna Track and Field Club - Former Coach

Personal Interests

Fitness, travel, and family (wife and four children)

Points of Interest

Mark has a solid track record of achieving successful results for clients through negotiated
settlements, trial and appeal judgements, and administrative decisions.