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Nicholas Backman,MBA


Nicholas Backman practises law in our Commercial group. Prior to joining our team, Nicholas worked at a boutique law firm in Toronto.

A 2016 graduate of the McGill Faculty of Law, Nicholas was admitted to the Law Society of Ontario in 2017 and to the Quebec Bar in 2019. He obtained his M.B.A. degree from Queen’s University, where he was President of the Real Estate Club.

In his practice, Nicholas leverages his legal experience and his business training to help achieve his clients’ objectives. He advises numerous domestic and international businesses of all sizes and profiles. His areas of practice range from general corporate commercial services (including corporate re-organizations, share transactions and contract-drafting), mergers and acquisitions, real estate and equipment financing. Nicholas also regularly assists clients with complex negotiations and strategic discussions in both contentious and non-contentious matters.

Nicholas has frequently written about commercial law matters for our website.

Areas of Expertise
  • Commercial Law
  • Corporate Law and Business Advisory Services
  • Real Estate
  • Financing
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • M.B.A., Queen’s University, 2020
  • B.C.L., McGill University, 2016
  • LL.B., McGill University, 2016
Affiliations and Activities
  • Member of the Quebec Bar
  • Member of the Law Society of Ontario
  • Member of the Young Bar Association of Montreal
  • Dean’s Honour List, awarded to students who rank in a maximum of the top 10% of their faculties based on sessional GPA, Queen’s University, 2019
Lawyer Backman Nicholas
Telephone514 925-6417
Facsimile514 925-5117
Year of Call to the Bar

Quebec, 2019
Ontario, 2017


English, French