Philip W. Nykyforuk Partner


Speaks:  English

Year of Call: 1994 - Alberta

Year of Call: 1990 - Pennsylvania

Primary phone: +1 403-298-1947

Fax: +1 403-263-9193

Email: philip.nykyforuk@gowlingwlg.com

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Primary office:  Calgary



Philip W. Nykyforuk

Philip Nykyforuk is a partner in Gowling WLG's Calgary office and former leader of the firm's Insurance and Professional Liability Practice Group. He practises in the areas of insurance, health, personal injury, professional liability and products liability law.

Prior to joining the firm, Phil was admitted to the Bar of Pennsylvania and practised with an international law firm in the areas of commercial litigation and products liability litigation. Phil has appeared in applications, trials and appeals at all levels of courts in Alberta. Phil has also appeared before administrative tribunals and professional bodies. He has conducted numerous arbitrations and mediations. Phil remains on active, non-practising status in Pennsylvania.

Career & Recognition

Filter timeline:
  • 2018

  • 2017

  • 2016

  • 2015

    • Rankings & Awards
      July 2015
      Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory 2015
  • 2014

    • Rankings & Awards
      July 2014
      Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory 2014
  • 2013

    • Rankings & Awards
      July 2013
      Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory 2013
  • 1994

    • Qualifications (Year of Call/Admission, etc.)
       1994
      Year of Call, Alberta
  • 1990

    • Education
       1990
      University of Pittsburgh, JD
    • Qualifications (Year of Call/Admission, etc.)
       1990
      Year of Call, Pennsylvania
  • 1986

    • Education
       1986
      Mercyhurst College, BA

Memberships

  • Calgary Bar Association
  • Canadian Bar Association
  • Law Society of Alberta

While attending the University of Pittsburgh, Phil served on the editorial board of the University of Pittsburgh Law Review.