Commercial Real Estate and Aviation lawyer Steve Michoulas joins McMillan's Vancouver office  

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February 2018


We are pleased to announce that Steve Michoulas will be re-joining the firm’s Commercial Real Estate and Transportation Industry Groups effective February 14, 2018.

Steve joins as a partner and will service our clients from the Vancouver office.

“We are extremely happy to have Steve coming back to the firm. Steve is a talented and highly respected commercial lawyer and has a considerable amount of experience in commercial real estate," says Damon Chisholm, Co-Chair, Commercial Real Estate, Vancouver. "In addition, Steve’s extensive experience with the Vancouver Airport Authority and contacts within the aviation industry will undoubtedly augment the continued growth of McMillan’s aviation practice. I am very excited with what Steve will bring to us and our clients.”

Before returning to McMillan, Steve was legal counsel at the Vancouver Airport Authority since 2009 and most recently served as Director of Legal Services since 2013. During this time was entrusted with overseeing the majority of the Airport Authority’s legal affairs and leading the legal services department. This included land developments, complex infrastructure, international business ventures as well litigation management, corporate and governmental governance and regulatory matters.

“Steve will represent an important part our Industry focused practices and our commitment to growth in the Vancouver market and nationally,” says Stephen Wortley, one of the firm’s Executive Partners. “Canada’s aviation industry is attracting interest from throughout the globe and with Steve we are far better  positioned to connect opportunities in that sector for our clients.”

Prior to joining the Vancouver Airport Authority Steve was an associate in McMillan’s Vancouver office (then Lang Michener). Steve was called to the bar in British Columbia in 2003. He obtained a Bachelor of Laws at the University of British Columbia in 2002 where he was awarded the David Roberts Prize in legal writing.

Please join us in welcoming Steve. We wish him every success in his new role and are extremely pleased to gain his experience and expertise!

We look forward to the many benefits Steve will share with our clients. Connect with Steve at

Damon Chisholm


Commercial Real Estate


Ph: 604.691.7464

Stephen Wortley

Executive Partner


Ph: 604.691.7457