Kosta L. Vartsakis

Lawyer

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Kosta’s practice is focused in the areas of civil and commercial litigation, with a primary emphasis on construction litigation and dispute resolution.

Kosta L. Vartsakis

Profile

Kosta’s practice is focused in the areas of civil and commercial litigation, with a primary emphasis on construction litigation and dispute resolution. Kosta has experience assisting clients with a variety of issues, including contractual disputes, faulty workmanship, negligence, builders’ liens, collections and delay claims.  

In addition to Kosta’s construction-related practice, he also has experience in dealing with legal issues in a broad range of areas, including insurance, copyright, personal injury and employment law matters. 

Kosta was a summer student at Thompson Dorfman Sweatman LLP in 2016 and 2017 and returned as an articling student in 2018. Kosta joined the firm as an associate in 2019.


Additional Information

Juris Doctor, University of Manitoba (2018)

Bachelor of Arts (Adv.), University of Manitoba (2015)

Manitoba, 2019

Blake, Cassels & Graydon Scholar (2017)

Archie McKay Q.C. Prize for Second Highest Standing in First Year Law (2016)

Dean’s Honour List – Law, Pitblado Scholarship (2016)

UMSU Scholarship – Law (2016)

Robson Hall Negotiations Competition Finalist (2016)

Maitland Steinkopf Faculty of Law Entrance Award (2015)

University of Manitoba General Scholarship – Law (2015)

UMSU Scholarship – Arts (2014-2015)

Maurice Chusid Prize in Political Studies (2014)

Director and Honorary Solicitor, Family Dynamics

Volunteer Lawyer, Legal Help Centre of Winnipeg

Senior Editor and Editorial Board Member, Canadian Journal of Human Rights (2017-2018)

President, Robson Hall Jets Hockey Organization (2016-2018)