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Lawyer Profiles

Sarj Gosal

Sarj Gosal is a BC lawyer practising in the areas of WCB claims and appeals and CPP disability appeals. He was born and raised in Vancouver, BC and obtained a Bachelors in Political Science (May 1988) and a Law Degree (LLB –May 1992) from the University of British Columbia. He was called to the Bar in May 1993.

Mr. Gosal has successfully represented a large number of disabled workers (over 3,600) and has extensive experience dealing with WCB and CPP claims and appeals.

Mr. Gosal has been qualified (and provided oral evidence) as an expert regarding Workers’ Compensation matters in the British Columbia Supreme Court.

Professional Memberships and Associations:
Member of Law Society of BC
Member of Canadian Bar Association (BC Branch)
Member of South Asian Bar Association

Michelle Bissenden

Michelle Bissenden is a BC lawyer practising in the areas of WCB claims and appeals and CPP disability appeals. She obtained a Bachelor of Arts in English Literature from the University of British Columbia in 2002, and a Bachelor of Laws from the University of Alberta in 2006. Michelle was called to the Bar in September 2007.

Michelle has experience conducting oral hearings in front of the Workers’ Compensation Appeal Tribunal and the CPP Review Tribunal.

Prior to joining Gosal & Company, Michelle practiced at a leading western Canadian law firm in Vancouver, and worked at a national law firm in Sydney, Australia.

Professional Memberships and Associations:
Member of Law Society of BC
Member of Canadian Bar Association (BC Branch)

Ashley Smith

Ashley Smith is a BC lawyer practising in the areas of WCB claims and appeals and CPP disability appeals. She obtained a Bachelor of Arts in Computer Science and Japanese from Smith College in 2012 and a Juris Doctor from the University of British Columbia in 2015.  Ashley was called to the Bar in January 2017.

Professional Memberships and Associations:
Member of Law Society of BC

Lucy Yuan

Lucy Yuan is a BC lawyer practising in the areas of WCB claims and appeals and CPP disability appeals.  She obtained a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry with a Minor in Scandinavian Culture in 2012 and a Juris Doctor in 2016, both from the University of British Columbia.  While at law school, Lucy worked for West Coast Environmental Law in the summer of 2015, and represented UBC at the Hockey Arbitration Competition of Canada in 2014 and 2015.  Lucy was called to the Bar in June 2017.

Professional Memberships and Associations:
Member of Law Society of BC
Member of Federation of Asian Canadian Lawyers

Kirsten Brokop

Kirsten Brokop was born and raised in Langley, B.C.  She obtained her Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and Geography from the University of British Columbia (BA, 2012) and spent a year interning with UBC Student Housing & Hospitality Services before returning to UBC to complete her Juris Doctor at the Peter A. Allard School of Law (JD, 2016).  While at law school, Kirsten volunteered with the Legal Services Society, West Coast Environmental Law, and as a reader for legal texts with Crane Library for those with sight disabilities.  Kirsten’s anticipated call to the Bar is September 2017.

Kelsey Croft

Kelsey Croft attended Dalhousie Law School in historic Halifax, Nova Scotia (J.D. 2016).  While at law school, Kelsey volunteered on initiatives promoting access to justice and the advancement of women in the legal profession.  Previously, she studied Political Science and Spanish at the University of British Columbia (B.A. Hons. 2013).  Kelsey is excited to begin her career at home in the Lower Mainland with Gosal & Company.

 



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