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Richard J. Sehmer

Richard Sehmer

Richard J. Sehmer



1 (800) 708-3884

Richard practices in the areas of business law and wills and estates law with an emphasis on creating, restructuring, buying and selling business assets or shares.

As co-founder of Trim Hair Salon (Vancouver), Twin Sails Brewing (Port Moody) and Factory Brewing (Vancouver), Richard’s passion for assisting other entrepreneurs realize their full business potential is uniquely paired with his ability to provide legal advice based on the realities of operating a business.

Richard is a frequent speaker on franchise law at lectures organized by various national banks for their clientele. Further, Richard has particular expertise advising the craft beer industry.

Richard lives in Vancouver with his wife (Sarah) and son (Jack) and enjoys playing the drums, gardening and trying new craft beers.


Masters of Art Business/Law (MA), Sotheby’s, London UK
Bachelor of Laws (LL.B), City University, London UK
Bachelor of Fine Arts – Visual Art/Music (BFA Hons), York University, Toronto

Professional Memberships

The Law Society of British Columbia, 2011