About Kostecky & Parhar

Our experienced lawyers provide a full range of practical and efficient legal solutions designed to help you achieve the best possible outcome.

It is our belief that in order to be successful in any type of litigation, you must be properly prepared.

Kosteckyj & Parhar was founded by Walter Kosteckyj and Sonny S. Parhar in 2010 to serve the legal needs of British Columbians.  The law firm is an association of law corporations managed and directed by its founders with offices and meeting locations in downtown Vancouver, Surrey, and Vancouver Island.

About Sonny S. Parhar LL.B., B.Com

Sonny Parhar is a graduate of the Sauder School of Business at the University of British Columbia. After obtaining his Bachelor of Commerce degree and working briefly in commercial real estate appraisal he moved to Ontario to study law at the University of Windsor where he graduated in the top 10% of his class. He then went on to work for McDonald & Hayden, a downtown Toronto Bay street law firm where he completed his articles and was called to the bar in Ontario and became a member of the Law Society of Upper Canada.

Shortly thereafter, Sonny became a member of the Law Society of British Columbia. He practiced law as an associate with the established Vancouver law firm of Thompson & Elliott in the areas of commercial litigation, real estate, personal injury and family law for 10 years.

In 2010, Sonny incorporated Parhar Law Corporation and founded the law firm of Kosteckyj & Parhar with his associate, Walter Kosteckyj.  Sonny’s main areas of practice include commercial litigation, family law and personal injury claims.

Sonny has been a long time supporter and member of the Trial Lawyers Association of British Columbia and is currently on the Board of Governors of TLABC and is the Chairperson of the Membership Committee. To learn more about the Trial Lawyers Association of British Columbia and how the organization protects the rights of British Columbians, ensures access to the courts, preserves the jury system and maintains the highest of standards in legal education, visit www.tlabc.org.

Sonny has successfully argued cases on behalf of his clients in the areas of family law, personal injury and commercial litigation in the Supreme Court of British Columbia and the British Columbia Court of Appeal.   

Additionally, Sonny is experienced in real estate litigation, including leasing and builders lien disputes and construction litigation and practices routinely in these areas.

Sonny is also an advocate of alternate dispute resolution procedures.  If the circumstances support an out of court settlement which will save his clients costs, hardship and time, Sonny will expend every effort to provide his clients with the best and most reasonable alternative to a full court proceeding.

Contact Sonny for a consultation on his direct line at (604) 742 – 2284, arrange for an appointment through his legal assistant at (604) 742 – 2285, or send him an e-mail at sonny@kosparlaw.com.

Appointments with Sonny S. Parhar are available at his main offices in downtown Vancouver and at the Ocean Pointe Business Center in Surrey.