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In our 35+ years of practice as a full-service law firm, we’ve handled thousands of legal issues. We know from that depth of experience that while there may be some similarities between legal matters, there are also unique circumstances that require a solution crafted for each case. Cohen Buchan Edwards LLP seeks to strike a balance between efficient services resulting from experience, and personalized service resulting from truly caring about our clients.

Our Clients

Cohen Buchan Edwards LLP is conveniently located in Richmond and White Rock, but clients are based throughout BC and Canada and around the world. Clients include individuals and businesses of various sizes. The Firm’s practice handles a full range of legal needs, from family matters and real estate transactions, to business.

Our Community Engagement

The lawyers of Cohen Buchan Edwards LLP have been proud and active members of the Richmond community for over 35 years. This includes serving on boards and committees, acting as counsel for charitable associations and institutions, providing free legal services to those in need, and providing financial support for various causes. It’s our way of giving back, but also of ensuring we are keenly aware of the environment in which we can provide the most relevant, practical legal advice.


The citizens of Richmond voted, in this 13th edition of Richmond News’ best of, and identified Cohen Buchan Edwards as the City’s best law firm for the second consecutive year. The team at CBE is especially proud of this acknowledgement and will continue to serve its clients and the community with grace and expert legal advice.

Our History

Gary Cohen founded a general service law firm in Richmond, BC in 1979. Ten years later, Jack Buchan and Garth Edwards joined the partnership, creating Cohen Buchan Edwards LLP. Today the team includes experienced lawyers, designated paralegals, paralegals and legal assistants. Cohen Buchan Edwards LLP is proud to have served many prominent organizations over the years. Equally important are the Firm’s many long standing business relationships with individuals, families, small businesses and entrepreneurs. The continuing growth of Cohen Buchan Edwards LLP is due to ongoing referrals from clients and respected peers in the legal community. Each client benefits from our careful attention to their needs, our extensive experience and our high level of professionalism.

We speak your language

Richmond is comprised of a diverse cultural heritage. It is rich with both long-time citizens and new Canadians. While the Canadian legal system is our first language, we are also proud to be able to offer legal services in a range of languages including English, Cantonese, Mandarin, French, German and Filipino. We listen. We strategize. We solve.

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