Richard Attisha has been closely linked to the TAG Alliances since 2002 as a representative for Harper Grey LLP, TAGLaw’s Vancouver-based member, and also as a TAGLaw Advisory Board member. During his time in those roles, he developed an intimate knowledge of what has made the TAG Alliances successful and a keen sense of the continuing challenges to stay in a leadership position.
Since becoming the President & CEO of TAG Alliances in 2015, Richard has been a catalyst for the organization's growth, both in size and in the level of collaboration between member firms.
As a former Partner at Harper Grey, Richard was the chair of the Workplace Law group and past chair of the firm’s Commercial Litigation and Environmental Law groups. His practice included representing banks in the commercial collections area and a number of large creditors in CCAA proceedings. He also provided advice and acted as counsel with respect to corporate and commercial disputes including creditor/debtor, banking, real estate, contract and tort litigation, environmental law matters including contaminated site issues and regulatory matters and employment and labour law matters including HR advice, wrongful dismissal, restrictive covenant disputes and labour grievances (for management).