Yaro obtained his law degree from The Victoria University of Manchester, England, United Kingdom in 2005. After practicing corporate law in Kyiv, Ukraine in 2006-2007 he returned to Canada. He obtained his NCA Certificate of Qualification and was called to the Bar of British Columbia in 2010.
Yaro has practiced in the areas of family law, real estate and general civil litigation. He has experience in all areas of family law and is equally comfortable resolving disputes in court or settling them through negotiation or alternative dispute resolution such as mediation and arbitration.
Yaro is fluent in English, Ukrainian, Polish and Russian; he is dedicated to learning new languages. He enjoys outdoor activities, sports, research, reading and spending family time with his wife and two daughters.
Education and Bar Admission:
B.A.: Simon Fraser University, 2002
LL.B. (Hons.): The Victoria University of Manchester, 2005
Visiting-Professional/LL.M.*: Dalhousie University, 2008
FLSC: NCA Certificate of Qualification, 2009
Called to the Bar: British Columbia, February 2010
Law Society of British Columbia, 2010
Canadian Bar Association – British Columbia Branch, 2008
Trial Lawyers Association of British Columbia, 2009
Vancouver Bar Association, 2010
New Westminster Bar Association, 2012
North Fraser Bar Association, 2015
Surrey Bar Association, 2014
North Shore Bar Association, 2019
Canadian Bar Association – British Columbia Branch, Family Law sections (Vancouver)