Our Lawyers

500 - 221 West Esplanade
North Vancouver BC V7M 3J3
Tel: (604) 988-5201
Fax: (604) 988-1452

nhume [at] ratcliff.com
Jacqueline Yarschenko
jyarschenko [at] ratcliff.com

Nathan Hume


Nathan provides strategic legal advice to First Nations. His practice focuses on major projects and complex regulatory regimes, with a particular emphasis on environmental protection and the energy industry. He has extensive experience in negotiation, litigation, and federal and provincial regulatory processes.

Nathan has received law degrees from Columbia University and the University of Toronto, as well as a doctorate in law from the University of Toronto. Before joining Ratcliff, he practiced corporate law in New York with a concentration on financial products and markets. He has published articles on federalism, comparative constitutional law, and the Canadian financial system.              

  • B.A. (Hons), University of British Columbia
  • J.D. (Hons), University of Toronto
  • J.D. (Hons), Columbia Law School
  • S.J.D., University of Toronto
Professional and Other Memberships: 
  • Member of the Bar in New York, 2008
  • Law Society of British Columbia, 2011