Kahn Zack Ehrlich Lithwick LLP
Barristers & Solicitors
300 - 10991 Shellbridge Way
Richmond, British Columbia
V6X 3C6

Tel: 604.270.9571
Fax: 604.270.8282

Christopher P.G. Ness

Christopher practices in the areas of business, real estate, commercial lending, and wills and estates law. Christopher assists businesses and individuals with the purchase, financing and sale of businesses and residential and commercial real estate. In addition, Christopher advises clients on the set up and governance of their businesses and non-profit societies, including incorporations, succession planning and corporate reorganizations, preparing shareholder agreements, leases and other commercial agreements. Another important aspect of Christopher's practice is advising individuals on estate planning, including preparing wills, trusts, powers of attorney and representation agreements. In addition, after an individual has passed away, Christopher guides executors and administrators through probate and administration applications. Christopher ensures that his clients feel at ease, particularly when dealing with potentially emotional and unfamiliar decisions.

Before joining Kahn Zack Ehrlich Lithwick LLP, Christopher practiced law with a mid-sized law firm in Vancouver, BC. Prior to becoming a lawyer, Christopher had a career in hotel management with leading and luxury brands. Christopher combines the skills and experience he gained during those years with his legal skills and experience to provide effective, timely solutions to his clients' needs through excellent, anticipative client service. Christopher and his dog, Emily the 2017 BC SPCA Animal Hero award winner, volunteer with St. John Ambulance's Therapy Dog Program and at BC SPCA fundraising events. Christopher adopted Emily from the Vancouver BC SPCA shelter where he was a volunteer dog walker.


Bar Memberships:

British Columbia, 2014

Professional Affiliations:

Law Society of British Columbia
Canadian Bar Association

Education:

J.D., University of British Columbia, 2011
BSc, University of Nevada Las Vegas, 2003

Spoken Languages:

English