James Struthers graduated from the JD Program at the Peter A. Allard School of Law in 2017. Prior to attending law school, Struthers pursued undergraduate studies at UBC before ultimately graduating with a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Manitoba in 2012 with an Advanced Major in Psychology and a Minor in Management. While at law school, Struthers worked as the 2015 Orientation Coordinator and was the recipient of the Bull Housser Entrance Award. Upon graduating from law school he both summered and articled with Bennett Jones LLP in Vancouver. He currently is a lawyer at Miller Titerle & Co. LLP (“Miller Titerle”).
With early experience in a national law firm setting, Struthers navigated through a variety of legal issues and fields ranging from complex commercial transactions to financial technology and aerospace law. At Miller-Titerle, Struthers handles an equally diverse range of legal matters. He advises clients in emerging industries and start-up and growth companies while also working directly with charities, Indigenous groups and Nations, and a variety of mid-market corporate parties.
Struthers is an active contributor in his community and is currently involved with such organizations as Mission Possible, the British Columbia Civil Discourse Society, and the BGuiled Debate Society. Before entering the legal profession, Struthers was a professional singer-songwriter and still performs occasionally in Vancouver and Winnipeg.