Jarrett Plonka

Jarrett Plonka is an experienced British Columbia litigator who has appeared in all levels of court in British Columbia, as well as the Federal Court of Canada, the Alberta Court of Queen’s Bench, and various administrative and arbitration tribunals. Jarrett’s local government practice focuses on:

Employment law
Complex commercial litigation
Building, zoning and construction law
Contract law
Bylaw Enforcement and Injunctions

We are pleased to have Jarrett working on behalf of local government as he had a successful practice acting against them.  Prior to joining Dominion GovLaw, Jarrett practiced civil and commercial litigation at a well-known BC litigation boutique.   In addition to serving GovLaw’s clients, Jarrett continues to serve non-government clients in a variety of areas, including commercial and business disputes, creditor/debtor law, construction, defamation, real estate, commercial leases, employment law, and foreclosures and insolvency.

Born in Victoria, Jarrett obtained his B.A. (Hons.) in History from the University of Victoria in 2007 and his law degree from the University of British Columbia in 2010. Jarrett also studied law in France prior to being called to the Bar in 2011 and is fluent in French.  Jarrett is a member of the Victoria Bar Association, Victoria Inns of Court, and teaches Civil Procedure at the UVic Faculty of Law.

Jarrett is a connoisseur of good food, great wine, and awesome company.