Our Lawyers

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

Direct Phone: 
604 983 7608
Email: 
dvonderporten [at] ratcliff.com
Assistant: 
Jessica Prowse
jprowse [at] ratcliff.com

David P. von der Porten

Associate

David enthusiastically joined Ratcliff after working as a solicitor in similar practice areas both downtown and locally. David is a resident and active member in the North Shore community, including involvement with various community and environmental organizations. David enjoys mountain biking, hiking, camping, downhill skiing and other outdoor adventures, as well as spending time with his wife and two young daughters. 

Education: 
  • B.Sc. from the University of Victoria
  •  LL.B from the University of British Columbia
Professional and Other Memberships: 
  • Law Society of British Columbia 2006
  • Canadian Bar Association: Real Estate, Business Law and Wills & Estate Sections
  • North Shore Bar Association
  • North Vancouver Chamber of Commerce
  • North Shore Mountain Biking Association
  • Board of Directors of the North Shore Crisis Services Society