Nicholas is a Partner in our Litigation and Dispute Resolution Group where he focusses on commercial litigation and risk management. He has appeared before the Provincial Court of Alberta, the Court of Queen’s Bench of Alberta and the Federal Court of Canada. Nicholas has acquired considerable experience in litigation and strategies related to complex litigation matters and his practice involves all aspects of commercial litigation, from advice to representing clients before the courts.
Nicholas joined the firm as a student in 2015 and became a member of the Alberta Bar in 2016. He earned his J.D. from Thompsons Rivers University in Kamloops, British Columbia. While in law school, he volunteered his time at the Legal Information Centre at Thompson Rivers University. He is also a graduate of the Journalism Program at Mount Royal University and holds a Bachelor of Arts in History from the University of Calgary.
Outside of the office, Nicholas enjoys the Rockies and has a passion for military history and international travel.
Visionwerx Investment Properties Inc. v Strong Industries Inc., 2020 FC 583
Member, Law Society of Alberta
Member, Calgary Bar Association
Member Canadian Bar Association
Thompson Rivers University, J.D., 2016
Mount Royal University, Journalism Certificate, 2012
University of Calgary, B.A., 2009
Verjee Law Wins in Court
Megan Klein and Nicholas McIlhargey successfully defended an application for summary dismissal in a large property loss claim. The defence of the application was a cooperative and collaborative process involving counsel for numerous other claimants from other firms throughout the Province.
A key principle of contract law is that a contract, whether oral or written, must be certain. The terms of the contract must be sufficiently clear such that the parties understand what they are contracting for and what they must do in order to complete their contractual obligations. This ensures that there is a true […]