Anita Atwal

Director and President-Elect

Anita Atwal practices exclusively in the area of Employment Law with HHBG Lawyers in
Vancouver, British Columbia. HHBG Lawyers is a leading employment law firm in British
Columbia with offices in Vancouver and Surrey.

Prior to joining HHBG Lawyers, Anita worked at a large regional firm. She is an experienced
litigator, having appeared at all levels of court in British Columbia and before administrative
tribunals. She advises on a wide array of workplace issues, including contract review, termination,
severance packages, restrictive covenants and human rights. She has a keen interest in issues
surrounding workplace investigations and disciplinary proceedings.

Anita received her undergraduate degree from Simon Fraser University in 2000 and her Bachelor
of Laws from the University of British Columbia in 2005. She was called to the bar of British
Columbia in 2006.

She is a member of the Canadian Bar Association Employment Law and Human Rights Subsection
and serves on the Executive of the Canadian Bar Association Work Place Investigations

She is a director of British Columbia Infrastructure Benefits, a Crown Corporation responsible for
executing British Columbia’s Community Benefits Agreement for large public infrastructure

She also serves on the Kwantlen Polytechnic University Foundation Board as a Director. In this
role, she is responsible for raising funds for the University.
She has served as president and director of the South Asian Bar Association of British Columbia
and remains on the Board of Directors.