J. Harry Ormiston Associate

Harry obtained his Juris Doctor and LLM from Bond University in Australia.  Prior to law school he attended Simon Fraser University where he obtained a Bachelor of Arts degree majoring in Geography.  During his undergrad, Harry was part of an international field study in Eastern Europe which researched the impact on industry and shipyards following the collapse of the Soviet Union.

Harry articled with Bernard LLP and joined the firm as an associate in 2018.  He primarily practices as a civil litigator in the litigation and maritime groups.

Professional and Other Affiliations

  • Called to the Bar of British Columbia, 2018
  • Law Society of British Columbia, Member
  • Canadian Bar Association, Member

Other Interests

When Harry is not at the office he enjoys playing ice hockey in the winter and playing golf and boating with his family in the summer.  He also has a passion for travel and has lived on three different continents.

J. Harry Ormiston

Areas of Practice


  • B.A., Simon Fraser University
  • J.D., Bond University
  • L.L.M., Bond University