Nicholas M. Vaartnou


Vancouver / Victoria

Key Practice Area

Advocacy & Litigation

Year of Call




Nicholas is a member of Farris’ litigation group and maintains a broad civil and commercial litigation practice with a focus on insolvency and creditors’ remedies. Nicholas’ litigation practice includes complex contractual disputes, real estate litigation, estate disputes, banking litigation, shareholder disputes, and creditors’ remedies such as collections and foreclosure. He has represented clients before all levels of court in British Columbia and alternative dispute resolution forums such as mediation.

Originally from Victoria, Nicholas loves camping and hiking throughout the west coast. Outside of work, Nicholas is a sports enthusiast and enjoys hunting for great cappuccinos and used vinyl on the weekends.

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