Mr. deVere was born in Regina, SK, and was raised in Prince Albert, SK before moving with his family to Red Deer, and eventually, Grande Prairie, where his mother continues to reside. After obtaining his law degree, Mr. deVere joined Weir Bowen as an articling student in July 2000, completing his articles and becoming an associate in July 2001.
Mr. deVere has had continuous involvement with medical malpractice litigation since joining Weir Bowen, and it became the focus of his practice in 2002.
He has experience with medical malpractice matters involving surgical complications, emergency medicine, eye injuries, medication errors, failed sterilization procedures, and hospital medicine.
In his spare time, Mr. deVere plays golf, and also enjoys water sports and skiing.
- 1997 – Bachelor of Arts – University of Calgary
- 2000 – Bachelor of Laws – University of Saskatchewan
2001 – Alberta
- Canadian Bar Association
- Edmonton Bar Association