Nikta Shirazian and Eric Aitken receive 2022 Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch (Canada) recognition

Ones to Watch awards recognize lawyers who are early in their careers for outstanding professional excellence in private practice. Best Lawyers® has become regarded as a useful guide to legal excellence. Lists are compiled based on an exhaustive peer-review evaluation. Lawyers are not required or allowed to pay a fee to be listed; therefore, inclusion in Best Lawyers is considered a singular honor. Nikta is recognized for her work in Insurance Law and Eric is recognized for his work in Corporate and Commercial Litigation. McEwan Partners is delighted that Nikta and Eric have been noticed for their abilities, and we are proud that these two exceptional lawyers are part of our team.

Nikta is a talented civil litigator who has developed extensive experience handling construction defect, contractual dispute, product liability, professional liability, and administrative law matters.

She has appeared on behalf of clients before all levels of court in British Columbia. She has also successfully represented clients in administrative tribunals and alternative dispute resolution procedures.

Eric is a senior associate with a focus on commercial litigation. He acts regularly as counsel in complex corporate-commercial matters, as well as fraud claims and professional negligence cases.  Eric also acts for clients in administrative and regulatory matters including proceedings before the Securities Commission, Health Professions Review Board, and the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists.