Perminder S. Tung is a Partner at Lindsay Kenney LLP. He practices exclusively as an ICBC Injury Claims Lawyer and is passionate about serving injured parties and helping them on their path to recovery and settlement. He is a dedicated trial lawyer with extensive court experience and a strong background in negotiation and dispute resolution. In his early days as a lawyer, he represented ICBC as a defence attorney and later switched sides to assist the victims of motor vehicle accidents.
In an effort to serve the community and provide people with in-depth information on ICBC injury claims, Perminder maintains a personal injury blog where he writes an ICBC Tip-of-the-Month and summarizes emerging legal trends as well as recent personal injury case summaries and decisions.
Perminder was born and raised in the Fraser Valley region and is passionate about his roots in Surrey, BC. He completed his undergraduate degree at Simon Fraser University in 2004. He mved away and obtained his Bachelor of Laws at the University of Windsor (2008) and Juris Doctor, cum laude from the University of Detroit (2008). British Columbia weather and family brought him back to the West Coast in 2008.
Ever an active member of the community, Perminder is cares deeply about helping at-risk youth and accelerating opportunities for gifted, but sometimes disadvantaged youth. He can often be found speaking at Community Events and High Schools to encourage young people to reach for the stars. His passion project is to create a Community Foundation, supported by local professionals, which will serve the youth of the Fraser Valley and beyond. Professionally, he is also active in the legal community. Perminder was appointed by the Minister of Health to serve on the Board of Governors of the College of Massage Therapists of BC. He served in that capacity from 2012 to 2018 and was a judicial member of the Discipline Sub-Committee. He also served on Provincial Council for Westminster County with the Canadian Bar Association from 2011 to 2015. He was President of the South Asian Bar Association from 2016 to 2018 and has been active mentoring emerging lawyers and law students.
Recreationally, he can be found playing basketball and ball-hockey. He participates in the Hooplaw Tournament, which raises funds for disadvantaged children, and the Big Brothers & Sisters Ball Hockey Tournament in Langley, BC. He of course enjoys travelling and relaxing with his wife and two children. He will often say there is no “spare time” to enjoy time to himself, as that time should be filled with others.
British Columbia, 2009
Juris Doctor, cum laude, University of Detroit, 2008 Bachelor of Laws, University of Windsor, 2008 Bachelor of Arts (Sociology), Simon Fraser University, 2004
Memberships and Affiliations:
Trial Lawyers Association of British Columbia
Law Society of British Columbia
College of Massage Therapists of BC – Board of Governors (2012 to 2018)
South Asian Bar Association, Board of Directors, Present (2016 to 2018)
English Punjabi Hindi