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Rebeka Breder

Rebeka has been an animal rights activist her entire life. Rebeka is an animal law lawyer and founder of Breder Law in Vancouver, British Columbia, the first law firm to exclusively focus on Animal Law in Western Canada. Rebeka is known as a trailblazer in Animal Law, where she acts only to protect and advance the interests of animals. Her cases have, and continue, to set positive precedent for animals. She acts for individuals and organizations. For individuals, Rebeka takes on cases involving the defence of dogs, condominium and strata disputes, pet custody issues, wrongful death, and other animal-related issues. For organizations, Rebeka challenges government authority with respect to its actions or inactions regarding animals, including wildlife, and provides general consulting in relation to animal law issues. Rebeka has been awarded in the Top 25 Most Influential Lawyer in Canada by Canadian Lawyer Magazine, winning the Changemakers category, as well as awarded by Best Lawyers Canada as one of the best lawyers in Canada for her work in animal law. She is also a founder of the University of British Columbia Allard Law school Animal Law course, where she has taught as an adjunct professor. Rebeka is the founder and current Chair of the Canadian Bar Association – British Columbia Branch, Animal Law Section, and has sat on the board of the Vancouver Humane Society for over a decade. She is also frequently featured by various local, national and international radio, television and print media. In her spare time, she enjoys camping, and canoeing and (attempting at) surfing in British Columbia waters with her family.

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