Arden Beddoes

Telephone: 604.283.9024

Arden has experience in complex commercial and public law litigation.

In the commercial realm, Arden has litigated disputes related to financing arrangements, commercial leases, real estate, insolvency matters, shareholder disputes, copyright and intellectual property licensing disputes, and securities matters including those involving insider trading allegations.

Arden is also involved in significant public law cases with a special interest in cases concerning the interests of animals and animal advocates.

Arden received his law degree from the University of Toronto and holds an honours degree in Economics and Political Science from Brown University. Before law school, he was an investment banker in New York.

Arden was called to the Ontario bar in 2012 and to the British Columbia bar in 2015. Prior to joining Arvay Finlay LLP, he clerked at the Ontario Superior Court of Justice, including on the Commercial List. He then practiced for two and a half years at a leading commercial litigation boutique in Toronto, followed by three years at a prominent commercial firm in Vancouver.


  • University of Toronto (J.D., 2011)

  • Brown University (B.A. Hons., 2005, Academic All-Ivy)