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John Weston

Meet The Candidate of Record

John-Weston-Sidebar.jpgJohn is not running to be our candidate in 2019 as he is devoting his community efforts to the creation of a National Health and Fitness Institute.  He is our Riding’s Candidate of Record, which means he is the last person elected by the Members of our Riding Association to represent the Conservative Party in a Federal Election.


John practises Aboriginal Law and Government Relationsthrough his firm, Pan Pacific Law Corporation.  He speaks publicly on matters relating to those areas, as well as on Leadership and National Health and Fitness, subjects discussed in his recent book On! Achieving Excellence in Leadership and on his Blog.  He serves as President of the National Health and Fitness Foundation.

Born in Vancouver, John is a graduate of Harvard University, with a degree in Government, specializing in International Relations (1980). He obtained his law degree from Osgoode Hall Law School in Toronto (1983), then completed the Owner/President Management Program at Harvard Business School (1998).
Having studied in six countries and worked in Asia and Canada, John has a decidedly broad international perspective. He is a member of the Bars of British Columbia and New York and the Law Society of England and Wales. Multilingual, he speaks English, Mandarin, and French and has studied German, Spanish, Polish, and Latin. He practised law in Taiwan with Baker & McKenzie and Bennett Jones Verchere Weston and in Canada with Russell DuMoulin, Access Law Group, and McMillan LLP. While in Taiwan, he was one of the first two Canadians to work at the Canadian Trade Office in Taipei.
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