Stephanie Ovens



Key Practice Area

Advocacy & Litigation

Year of Call




Stephanie is an associate in the Advocacy & Litigation group, with a focus on estate litigation and family law litigation and agreements. She has represented clients and assisted senior counsel in matters before the BC Court of Appeal, BC ‎Supreme Court, and BC Provincial Court, as well as in alternative dispute resolution forums.

Since 2019, Stephanie has contributed as a co-author to the Continuing Legal Education Society of BC’s ‎‎Family Law Chapter in the Annual Review of Law and Practice, and the Child Support Guidelines Chapter in ‎‎the Annotated Family Practice. ‎

Stephanie earned her Juris Doctor from the University of Toronto, where she was the recipient of the Nicholas Bala Award for Excellence in Children and Family Law, and where she competed in and coached the Walsh Family Law Moot. Before joining Farris, Stephanie practiced family and estate litigation at an international law firm in Vancouver.

  • Member of the Canadian Bar Association
  • Member of the Vancouver Bar Association