About us

Located conveniently downtown next to the Nanaimo Courts on Vancouver Island, Collaborative Law Corporation provides professional, experienced, and cost-effective legal assistance. We offer Family Law assistance (including our innovative ‘1-Day Divorce‘ program), and have over 15 years experience in Personal Injury and Motor Vehicle litigation. We also host the Nanaimo family and business mediation and arbitration centre.

Nick Greer, LLB, GDLP, Q.Med, Q.Arb

Lawyer, Mediator, Arbitrator

Firm Principal, Nick Greer, is qualified as a lawyer, mediator and arbitrator.
Nick began working as a lawyer in 2002, initially in South Australia, before marrying a local and transferring to British Columbia.
Nick has successfully resolved thousands of family and business legal matters through his career, and can empathize and understand your situation.

Nick is a Law Society of BC lawyer and accredited family mediator (JIBC & ADR Institute of Ontario trained) with additional accreditation in collaborative divorce (Seattle Collaborative Law Training). Nick has acted in 250 mediations in the last five years, through legal aid and privately.

Nick is also a Qualified Commercial Mediator and Arbitrator (through ADRBC) and is qualified to conduct domestic and international commercial arbitrations.

Nick has an interest in technology law matters, has worked as sysop of a university computer system and has worked as counsel in cryptocurrency litigation and dispute resolution.

In his spare time, Nick follows politics and enjoys the outdoors and is on the board of Nanaimo Christian School.

We offer reduced fee initial legal consultations so that you can meet us and to obtain advice. Contact us today to arrange an appointment.

“Court isn’t the only option. We love exploring the best alternative dispute tools to help you find peace, healing, and resolution.”


Collaborative Law Team

Kevin Cantelon, LLB

Senior Lawyer

Kevin is a lawyer and Member of BC Law Society called in 2000.

Kevin has many years of successful experience in dealing with motor vehicle injury matters, wills and estate, and family law matters.

In particular, Kevin has significant experience conducting Motor Vehicle Personal Injury files both for Plaintiffs and Defense.

Kevin also has over 15 years of experience in drafting and reviewing legal opinions for individuals, corporate clients, administrative tribunals and the courts.

Kevin is comfortable working with clients who are unfamiliar with litigation to ensure they understand the process and can proceed without undue fear.

He has conducted hundreds of Examinations for Discovery and prepared comprehensive Discovery Reports, appeared on average several times per month in the Supreme Court and has conducted numerous trials including jury trials.

Adrienne Abney

Senior Legal Assistant, Conveyancer

Senior Legal Assistant and Conveyancer, Adrienne Abney has over 15 years experience as a legal assistant and conveyancer.

Betty Barton

Reception and Office Assistant

Amanda Ferguson

Office Manager

Mediation Room