Brennan Clarkson

Barrister & Solicitor

Brennan assists his clients in court cases involving wills and estates, elder abuse, and family law.

Wills, Estates, and Elder Abuse

Brennan’s clients trust him to provide practical and empathetic advice.  He helps clients with matters such as contesting wills (or defending them), variation of wills, misuse of powers of attorney, and claims against the executor of an estate.

Brennan can also help you draft your personal estate planning documents which include Wills, Powers of Attorney, Representation Agreements, Advance Directives and Nominations of Committee.

Read more on the Wills and Estates, Property page.

Family Law

Brennan can help with family law matters that proceed to court, including: divorce, child support, custody and access, and alimony or spousal support.  He can also help you create a family law agreement, such as a prenuptial agreement, marriage contract, or separation agreement.

Brennan’s clients describe him as informative as well as “considerate of our expectations, our needs and our budget.  Easy to get hold of for advice.   If we were to need a lawyer or legal advice again we would definitely come back to Brennan.”

Read more on the Divorce and Family Law page.


Brennan grew up in the Lower Mainland and attended the University of British Columbia for his undergraduate studies.  From 2006 to 2008 he served on the Editorial Board of the Alberta Law Review.  In 2009 he became a lawyer in Alberta and practiced in Fort McMurray.  In 2010 he was awarded a Certificate of Recognition from Legal Aid Alberta.  In 2012 he moved back to British Columbia.  He has appeared at all levels of court in Alberta and British Columbia.

Brennan is a member of the following associations:

  • Law Society of British Columbia
  • Advocates’ Society
  • Trial Lawyers Association of BC
  • Canadian Bar Association