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Nicholas Sampson

Tel: 416 594 4480 Fax: 1 844 275 6202

Nicholas is an associate in our Litigation Group. His practice focuses on litigating commercial and business related disputes. He has represented clients on a variety of matters including the defence of oppression actions and the enforcement of various debt instruments and contractual provisions at private arbitrations and in Court.  

Nicholas summered and articled with Torkin Manes, during which time he was involved in a broad range of civil litigation files with a particular focus on health law. Nicholas holds a dual J.D. from the University of Ottawa and Michigan State University College of Law. While at the University of Ottawa, Nicholas represented the faculty of law at the World Trade Organization Competitive Moot in San Jose, Costa Rica. While at Michigan State, Nicholas was a member of the Law College’s Investor Advocacy Clinic and represented clients, pro bono, in FINRA arbitration proceedings.



  • J.D., University of Ottawa, 2015
  • J.D., Summa Cum Laude, Michigan State  University College of Law, 2015
  • B.Sc., Summa Cum Laude, State University of New York College at Brockport, 2011


  • Called to the Ontario Bar, 2016

Publications & Presentations

Torkin Manes LegalPoint

Bill 160, Strengthening Quality and Accountability for Patients Act, 2017

On October 26, 2017, Bill 160, Strengthening Quality and Accountability for Patients Act, 2017 was “carried on division” and referred to t...
Dec 6, 2017
Torkin Manes LegalPoint

Superior Court Recognizes Tort of Harassment: Merrifield v The Attorney General, 2017 ONSC 1333

In Merrifield v The Attorney General of Canada, 2017 ONSC 1333, the Ontario Superior Court of Justice recognized harassment as a tenable cause of acti...
Jun 23, 2017