Business and Real Estate solutions for a complex world.

Your Connection Across Borders

The Cross Border Law Firm and Jack H. Grant, P.S. serve U.S. and Canadian entrepreneurs, institutions and corporations providing personalized service in business and real estate transactions. Our clients take advantage of over 38 years of major law firm experience and acquired know-how.

Jack Grant is licensed to practice law in both the United States and Canada and is known and respected on both sides of the U.S./Canada border for his thoroughness and dedication.


Jack H. Grant

Jack is a lifetime resident of the Pacific Northwest. His work with private real estate developers is extensive. He has counselled clients from acquisition, through to development and final sale on residential, mixed-use and hotel projects.

Major Law Firm Experience

  • Jack Grant Law – Principal / Vancouver, BC (2006 to present)
  • Brett & Daugert, PLLC – Partner / Bellingham, WA (2002 to 2006) – (firm ended 2006)
  • Owen Bird – Partner / Vancouver, BC, Canada (1982 to 2002)

Admitted to Practice

  • Jack is licensed to practice law in Washington State and British Columbia, Canada.

Professional Memberships

Past Associations


  • Bachelor of Laws / 1982 / University of British Columbia, Vancouver Canada
  • Bachelor of Commerce and Business Administration / 1981 / University of British Columbia (Urban Land Economics)

Our Work

Our portfolio has become quite extensive working with over 200 clients. We invite you to browse our work and explore some of the projects we’ve worked on.


We now have a wonderful new building on this site and Jack Grant’s guidance has been core to our success on this deal and numerous other challenges we faced over the last 17 years. He has a good sense of humor too!”

Gene and Connie Shannon - Proprietors, Fairhaven Village Inn, Galloways Cocktail Bar, and South Bay Suites

I deal with a lot of lawyers in the entertainment business. Unlike the Hollywood types, I do enjoy working with Jack Grant. Over the past 17 years, he has consistently provided prompt and practical advice on various matters to help and guide my high profile entertainment client in his business ventures in Washington State.”

Bruce Lagnese - Business Manager, VOR Management

We are Canadians and Jack helped us purchase a commercial property in the United States several years ago. Jack’s clear and concise cross border advice was invaluable to us.

Lakh Multani – CPA, CA, Partner Strategix Group
His knowledge of business, lending, permits and dealing with governmental agencies has been invaluable to us. He also respects the client’s objectives in a reasonable and forthright manner. I would not hesitate to recommend Jack to other businesses.”
Gary McPhail – President, Farrell Estates Ltd. & McPhail Properties

Over the past 6 years, he has assisted me as counsel for one of British Columbia’s premier developers – successfully completing from start to finish multiple residential and commercial real estate development projects worth well in excess of $1 billion. 

Dirk C.A. DeVuyst – Lawyer, Dirk C.A. DeVuyst & Associates Law Corporation

Our Trusted Partners

To help you with your transactions, we are happy to offer our network of contacts and experts in major centers all over the world. We work with a list of trusted professionals to give you full service.