Lia Moody is the Managing Partner at Samfiru Tumarkin LLP’s Vancouver office, focusing on labour and employment law in British Columbia. She entered into the legal profession with the specific intention of pursuing a career as an employment law litigator. After fine-tuning her litigation skills at the largest insurance defence firm in Canada, Lia became an expert in an area of the law that allows her to truly connect with her clients. In her practice, Lia represents both employees and employers with respect to wrongful dismissal, constructive dismissal, sexual harassment, human rights, as well as employment contracts and policies. Whether in the courtroom or in the office, Lia takes pride in representing her clients confidently, assertively and passionately. Lia attended McMaster University, where she graduated with an Honours Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy in 2007. In obtaining this degree, Lia learned to appreciate the persuasive power of a passionate and well-reasoned oral argument. In 2010, Lia graduated from the University of Victoria with a Bachelor of Laws. In her spare time, Lia enjoys travel, cooking, running, and watching her beloved Toronto Maple Leafs.