Ben Fischer
Articling Student | Vancouver
Vancouver: 604-631-3338

Ben returns to Blakes as an Articled Student after having summered with the Firm in 2016. He received his J.D. from the University of British Columbia. During law school, he was Vice President, Student Affairs of the Allard Law Students' Society. Ben also worked as a Research Assistant examining the governance of First Nations' band councils. Ben received the Law Foundation of British Columbia Entrance Scholarship, the Kootenay Bar Association Memorial Scholarship in Law and the Lorraine Douglass Prize in Real Estate Law.

Prior to law school, Ben obtained a B.Sc. with Dean's Honours and a B.Sc.N. with First Class Standing. Further, he worked on the operations side of one of Canada’s largest health care organizations. Currently, he is a Senator at UBC. In his spare time, Ben enjoys hockey, skiing, cycling, and cooking.