Ruth Nieuwenhuis 

Ruth Nieuwenhuis

Vancouver
Royal Centre, Suite 1500
1055 West Georgia Street, PO Box 11117
Vancouver, British Columbia V6E 4N7

t: 604.893.2329
e: ruth.nieuwenhuis@mcmillan.ca

overview

Ruth Nieuwenhuis is an associate in McMillan’s Advocacy and Employment Group. Ruth’s practice covers a broad range of on civil litigation matters, including commercial and contract disputes, product liability, and employment and labour law.

She also assists clients with their business immigration needs including processing applications for Labour Market Impact Assessments (LMIAs), work permits, visitor visas, and permanent residence in Canada.

Ruth is a graduate from the Peter A. Allard School of Law at University of British Columbia and has been with McMillan since joining the firm for summer articles in 2015.

Publications

SCC Confirms a "Deal is a Deal": Party Not Allowed to Re-Negotiate a Contract Because it No Longer Liked the Terms
Special Costs for Special Occasions including Breach of Settlement Agreement

Education

  • University of British Columbia, Peter A. Allard School of Law, J.D. - 2016
  • Wilfrid Laurier University, Master of Social Work - 2012

Year Of Call

  • Called to the British Columbia bar - 2017

Practices

litigation
employment and labour relations
administrative law
business litigation
defamation and libel
product liability
securities litigation

Industries

healthcare
manufacturing, distribution and retail

Directorships and Professional Associations

  • Canadian Bar Association
  • Vancouver Bar Association
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Ruth Nieuwenhuis is an associate in McMillan’s Advocacy and Employment Group. Ruth’s practice covers a broad range of on civil litigation matters, including commercial and contract disputes, product liability, and employment and labour law.

She also assists clients with their business immigration needs including processing applications for Labour Market Impact Assessments (LMIAs), work permits, visitor visas, and permanent residence in Canada.

Ruth is a graduate from the Peter A. Allard School of Law at University of British Columbia and has been with McMillan since joining the firm for summer articles in 2015.