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Celebrating Excellence: Melissa Briones Joins the OMNI Pacific Advisory Council

We are delighted to share a momentous occasion at Northam Law as our distinguished founder and lawyer, Melissa Briones has been invited to join the esteemed OMNI Pacific Advisory Council!

About OMNI Pacific:

OMNI Pacific is a renowned organization known for bringing together thought leaders and experts across various industries to drive meaningful conversations and collaborative initiatives. The mandate of the Advisory Councils is focused on the areas of programming, community outreach, and scholarship distribution. The Advisory Council comprises individuals who have demonstrated exceptional leadership and expertise in their respective fields.

A Well-Deserved Honour:

This invitation is testament to Melissa’s outstanding contributions to the legal profession. She has consistently exhibited unwavering dedication, legal acumen, and a commitment to excellence that has caught the attention of the OMNI Pacific team.

Meet Melissa:

Melissa Briones is a licensed attorney in British Columbia and the Philippines. With over a decade of experience in commercial, business, and contract law, she’s well-versed in serving diverse industries such as manufacturing, health, real estate, and broadcast communication. Currently heading Northam Law Corporation in Kitsilano, Vancouver, Melissa’s practice covers corporate and commercial law, contracts, real estate, family law, HR, and wills and estates.

Beyond her legal practice, Melissa has been actively involved in various roles, including serving as Club Secretary for the Rotary Club of Vancouver Mountainview, editor-in-chief for the Philippine Canadian Inquirer, and legal advisor for the Vancouver Asian Heritage Month Society. She is a dedicated member of organizations such as the Canadian Bar Association, Canadian Corporate Counsel Association, Trial Lawyers Association of British Columbia, Integrated Bar of the Philippines, Soroptimist International of Vancouver, and CPHR BC and Yukon.

Melissa’s leadership extends to her role as President of the UP Alumni Association in British Columbia and as a director for the Philippines Canada Trade Council, reflecting her commitment to fostering connections between her heritage and Canada. Her active participation in committees and advisory boards, including the RCMP’s Commanding Officer Cultural Diversity Advisory Committee and the Food Processing HR Council, showcases her deep dedication to both her profession and her community.

We take immense pride in having Melissa represent us on the OMNI Pacific Advisory Council. She embodies the values of excellence and leadership that define our legal practice. Join us in congratulating Melissa on this prestigious honor. Her contributions to the legal community and dedication to advancing important conversations align perfectly with the OMNI Pacific mission.

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Melissa has 8+ years of combined Commercial, Business and Contract Law experience as In-House Counsel in manufacturing, health, real estate development, and broadcast communication industries. She is instrumental in developing strategies to minimize legal risk and ensure regulatory compliance.

She has 6+ years of Human Resources Management experience and a Chartered Professional in Human Resources (CPHR) designation. Her practice includes Family Law, Civil Litigation, Wills & Estates and Real Estate & Conveyancing.

For fun, she visits ancient sites and ruins and belts out popular Broadway tunes.

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Northam Law is a boutique law firm offering advisory services in Real Estate Law and Conveyancing, Business Law, and Human Resources. Our practice areas also include Wills & Estates and Family Law. Notarization services are also available.

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