Meet our Team


CINDY SILVER B.A (Hons.) 1987 J.D. 1993

Cindy Silver received her B.A. (Hons.) from University of Saskatchewan in 1987. In 1991, she graduated from University of British Columbia with her LL.B. and was called to the BC bar in 1993.

Cindy has a broad range of legal experience in litigation and solicitor’s work. Through her 20-year career, Cindy has appeared before all levels of courts, including the BC Court of Appeal, the Ontario Court of Appeal and the Supreme Court of Canada.

Over the years, Cindy has developed valuable interpersonal skills that enhance her effectiveness in mediation and negotiation. This influences her work in real estate, contracts and corporate law so that she is able to successfully represent a client’s interest and perspective.

In 2007, Cindy founded Silver Law. The ideas behind this personalized North Shore law firm are simple: to create an environment founded on a mix of old-style and contemporary business principles: combining professionalism and expertise with great customer service and a relaxed,welcoming environment.

Silver Law’s goal is to develop working relationships with people who share common business values, including mutual respect. The purpose: to maintain an atmosphere where work is meaningful and a pleasure. This ensures that the positive energy of the team flows to our client services.

Cindy Silver has been actively involved in the North Shore community for twenty years, holding many elected and volunteer positions. Through Silver Law, she is committed to giving back to the community and offers a variety of pro bono services where they are needed.


Lea-silverLEA SILVER

Lea Silver Paralegal

Lea Silver studied Business Management at BCIT and began working with Silver Law in 2009. Her experience at the firm has given her a thorough understanding and mastery over our practiced areas of law, specializing in real estate.

Lea’s natural people skills translate to exceptional customer service in her work as a conveyancer and paralegal. She enjoys the quick pace and excitement of working in law, and cites helping people buy their first home as one such example.

Lea’s dedication, attention to detail, and enthusiasm make her a valued member of the Silver Law team.



Qainoor Khan Student-at-Law, LL.B (UK) 2010, Call to the Bar (UK) 2011

Qainoor was born and raised in Nairobi, Kenya. After receiving her law degree from the University of Reading, United Kingdom in 2010 she was Called to the Bar of England and Wales in 2011 at the Honourable Society of Gray’s Inn. Qainoor moved to Vancouver in the fall of 2011. She is presently eligible to commence her Articles and hopes to become a Barrister and Solicitor in British Columbia in the near future.

Qainoor has brought to Silver Law a passion for the law and an understanding of the value of multicultural communication and interaction in a diverse, globalized society.

Qainoor’s positive attitude and enthusiasm for the law contribute toward an enjoyable and productive work environment.