Jonathan Van Netten

Jonathan Van Netten is a partner in Gowling WLG's Vancouver office, practising in the area of civil litigation with an emphasis on debt recovery litigation, insurance defence, personal injury and general corporate commercial litigation.

Jonathan's broad litigation experience has included contract cases, defamation cases, real estate litigation, franchise litigation, construction litigation, product liability defence and commercial leasing disputes. Jonathan also has experience acting for plaintiffs and defendants in personal injury claims.

Jonathan has gained extensive experience in the debt recovery field, assisting financial institutions and public and private companies in the recovery of various debts, including through the enforcement of guarantees. He provides advice and services to clients at all stages of the process, including the pre-litigation, litigation and post-judgment execution phases.

Jonathan has represented clients before the Provincial, Supreme, and Appeal Courts of British Columbia, as well as in arbitrations before the British Columbia International Commercial Arbitration Centre and the International Chamber of Commerce.  He also has experience assisting clients in resolving their disputes through various forms of mediation.

Career & Recognition

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  • 2015

    • Career
       2015
      Gowlings, Partner
  • 2006

    • Qualifications (Year of Call/Admission, etc.)
       2006
      Year of Call, British Columbia
    • Career
       2006
      Gowlings, Associate
  • 2005

    • Education
       2005
      University of British Columbia, LLB
  • 2001

    • Education
       2001
      Simon Fraser University, BA (Criminology)

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