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ANDREW PORTER is a lawyer at Lenczner Slaght.

Andrew's practice encompasses a range of general litigation, including commercial litigation, professional liability, and professional regulation. His clients regularly include corporations, shareholders, professionals as well as their regulatory bodies.

Andrew has represented clients in shareholder disputes and contentious contractual interpretation cases. He has also served as co-counsel in the defence of a class action lawsuit involving a crypto-currency technology. He has appeared in all levels of court in Ontario, the Nova Scotia Court of Appeal and various administrative tribunals in Ontario, including the Human Rights Tribunal of Ontario.

Andrew has successfully represented individuals charged with criminal offences, obtaining favourable resolutions following a preliminary hearing and an acquittal at trial where evidence was excluded due to multiple Charter violations.

Bar Admissions:
Ontario (2012)
Education:
Osgoode Hall Law School (2011) JD
McGill University (2008) MA (History)
McGill University (2007) BA (Honours - History)