Nick Hooge is a Partner in Farris’ litigation group. He has a general litigation practice and has appeared in all levels of courts in British Columbia, the Federal Courts, the Ontario Superior Court, the Supreme Court of Canada, and before various commercial arbitrators. Nick has experience in a wide range of complex civil and commercial matters including contract disputes, complex constructions litigation, product liability claims, real property and development, corporate and securities law, administrative law, competition & antitrust, and taxation litigation. He also has experience before a number of administrative tribunals including the BC Utilities Commission. Mr. Hooge has particular expertise in energy regulation and infrastructure matters, as well as class action litigation. In the latter area, he has acted as defence counsel in class action proceedings involving competition law, product liability, securities law, and consumer protection claims.