Nicholas M. Vaartnou


Vancouver / Victoria

Key Practice Area

Advocacy & Litigation

Year of Call




Nicholas is litigation counsel based in Victoria, and represents clients throughout the province. Nicholas has a broad civil and commercial litigation practice, and he represents clients in contractual disputes, real estate and property disputes, construction disputes (including builder’s lien claims), banking litigation, shareholder disputes, and with creditors’ remedies such as collections and foreclosures. Nicholas also maintains a bankruptcy and insolvency practice where he represents creditors, debtors and court officers. Nicholas is frequently in chambers, and has represented clients before all levels of court in British Columbia, the Alberta Court of Queen’s Bench, and the Saskatchewan Court of Queen’s Bench as well as through commercial arbitration.

  • Member of the Law Society of British Columbia
  • Member of the Canadian Bar Association (Insolvency Subsection)
  • Member of the Vancouver Bar Association
  • Member of the Victoria Bar Association