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Glen Nesbitt

Glen Nesbitt

Associate Fasken
Pragmatism and efficiency result in optimal client outcomes.
Jurisdiction British Columbia, 2014
Language(s) English
Office(s) Vancouver


Glen is a commercial litigator with a specialty in insolvency and realization.

Glen has represented clients in Provincial, Supreme Court, and Tax Court of Canada matters, as well as before administrative tribunals. Glen has acted for both debtors and creditors in respect of judgment enforcement and collections matters.

Prior to joining Fasken, Glen articled at a top-tier regional firm in Vancouver and practiced at a boutique litigation firm in Kelowna.


  • Recognized in Ones to Watch in Insolvency and Financial Restructuring Law in Vancouver, The Best Lawyers in Canada 2022 to 2024
  • Sam Beckie Prize for Clinical Law, 2013

Client Work

  • Turnium Technology Group Inc. closes its C$3.5 million LIFE offering,
  • Insolvency Institute of Canada successfully intervenes before the Supreme Court of Canada in the Petrowest case,
  • Quest University Companies’ Creditors Arrangement Act Proceeding,
  • BDO Canada – Creditloans Canada Financing Inc. and Creditloans Canada Capital Inc. Companies’ Creditors Arrangement Act Proceedings, Ongoing since August 2020
  • Miniso Group acquires approximately 45 of 80 stores owned and operated by the Migu Group,
  • Miniso initiates insolvency proceedings in respect of Canadian licensee, Ongoing since July 2019
  • Acting for the International Licensor of Miniso Brand in a dispute against the Canadian Licensee,
  • RMIC and Forjay Receivership of 098 B.C. Ltd.,
  • CCAA Proceedings of Ascent Industries Corp. et al,

Career & Education


  • JD University of Saskatchewan
  • B Comm University of British Columbia

Memberships & Affiliations

  • Board of Directors, Turnaround Management Association – Northwest Chapter
  • Member, Law Society of British Columbia
  • Member, Canadian Bar Association
  • Treasurer, Canadian Bar Association, British Columbia, Okanagan Young Lawyers Section (2016-2018)
  • Member, Southern Interior Insolvency Discussion Group

Fasken Institute


Speaking Engagements

Speaker A Practical Insolvency Primer for Commercial Lenders Presentation to Surrey TD Commercial Banking Group location location Surrey, BC


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