David A. Crerar is a partner in the Vancouver office of Borden Ladner Gervais LLP, serving as the national leader of the firm's Defamation and Media Group. He practises in the area of civil and commercial litigation with a focus on media law and defamation, shareholder disputes, protection of trade secrets, Internet litigation, and banking and pension litigation. He frequently acts in and publishes on disputes concerning the Internet and emerging electronic technologies.
Crerar also serves as a professor at the University of British Columbia Faculty of Law, lecturing in civil procedure. He has published articles on banking law, class proceedings, media and defamation law, Internet law, injunctions, and civil procedure. He is the co-editor and a contributing author of British Columbia Business Disputes, and he has received the Outstanding Achievement Award from the International Association of Continuing Education. He is also a contributing editor of British Columbia Creditors' Remedies and British Columbia Civil Trial Handbook.