"My clients’ goals are my goals. I work with them to understand their business and develop practical legal solutions that meet their objectives."

Ian van den Dolder practices business law, and assists clients on a range of transactional matters, with a focus on corporate governance, mergers and acquisitions, regulatory compliance, and general commercial matters for both mature and start-up companies. Ian has assisted companies with reorganizations, financings, real estate transactions, incorporations and corporate restructurings.

Ian has represented domestic and multi-national companies in a variety of industries including commercial real estate, health-care, manufacturing, and financial technologies.

Ian joined EKB as an associate in 2018 after articling with the firm.


  • BA, International Relations, University of British Columbia (2011)
  • JD, University of British Columbia, (2018)

Bar Locations

British Columbia, 2018

Acted for clients in corporate restructuring transactions, including amalgamations, continuations, dissolutions, estate freezes, and succession planning.

Assisted clients with the purchase, sale, and leasing of commercial real estate, including retail, office, and multi-family residential properties.

Acted for entrepreneurs establishing new businesses and joint ventures in a variety of industry sectors.