Deb received a Bachelor of Arts degree (Psychology major) from the
University of British Columbia in 1990 and her Paralegal Diploma from Capilano
in 1993. Deb has worked as a paralegal since then in the areas of personal
injury and insurance litigation and is currently working with Stevens
Virgin, a law firm in Vancouver.
Deb teaches Basic and
Advanced Litigation Procedures, Law Office Procedures, and Practicum in
the Paralegal Program at Capilano and provides an up-to-date practical focus and
experience on the role of paralegals in law firms. Deb joined the School of
Legal Studies in the Faculty of Business & Professional Studies in 2005 as
an instructor and is currently also the Diploma Convenor and practicum supervisor.
Deb rewrote the BC Guide to Civil Litigation for Thomson Reuters in 2009/2010 and continues to update the Guide three times a year. Deb is also a member of the
BC Paralegal Association.