Since the beginning, Francesco & Grayer LLP
has been focused on serving the community.
Marco and Patrick are committed to assisting their family and business law clients with resolving conflict through negotiation or the court system in an efficient and cost effective manner.
Marco Francesco Lilliu
Marco Francesco is a lawyer and partner at Francesco & Grayer LLP Family + Business Lawyers. He is also a licensed Mediator and Arbitrator and is routinely called on to resolve corporate, commercial, and family separation disputes. Prior to private practice, he worked for the Federal Department of Justice.
Marco is an experienced litigator and routinely advocates from client's interest in the Supreme Court of British Columbia. He has also appeared in front of the Court of Appeal, Federal Court, and Tax Court of Canada as well as a number of tribunals.
He grew up on Vancouver Island. Before obtaining a juris doctor degree at UBC, Marco studied political science and international relations at SFU, the Hague Academy of International Law, Tec de Monterrey, and the Universidad del Paz.
Patrick William Grayer
Patrick Grayer is a lawyer and partner at Francesco & Grayer LLP Family + Business Lawyers that practices in the areas of family law and criminal law. He is also a licenced Mediator. Patrick is a strong advocate for his clients and focuses on fair and cost effective results.
Patrick is an experienced litigator and appears regularly in the Supreme and Provincial Courts of British Columbia. He has also appeared in front of the BC Court of Appeal, the Federal Court, and a variety of tribunals.
Patrick was raised in East Vancouver around Commercial Drive. Before obtaining a juris doctor degree at UBC, he studied history at SFU. Patrick then articled and worked at the Department of Justice before setting up a private practice in the neighbourhood where he grew up.