- Ontario (2013)
- LawVision Group (2017) Legal Project Management
- Queen's University (2012) JD (Dean's Honours List)
- University of Toronto (2008) HBA (Criminology, Sociology and Philosophy – High Distinction)
Jonathan has a broad civil litigation practice including class actions, product liability, insurance, professional negligence and commercial matters. He has appeared before the Ontario Superior Court of Justice, the Ontario Court of Justice and the Ontario Court of Appeal as well as administrative tribunals.
Prior to joining the firm, Jonathan articled and practiced at a leading national law firm where he represented and advised automotive companies, insurers, municipalities, banks and educational institutions. He also assisted on various class actions and was counsel on one of the first aggregate damages decisions in Canada.
While at law school, Jonathan was a Co-Editor-in-Chief of the Queen's Law Journal and a Teaching Assistant in Legal Writing and Research. He also served as a Research Assistant to a professor of civil procedure and insurance.
Counsel to General Motors in defence of class actions relating to defective ignition switches and airbags. (Prior to joining Lenczner Slaght)
Counsel to the defendants in a class action alleging failure to disclose foreign exchange fees in registered accounts.
Counsel to the defendant at trial and appeal in a consumer protection class action brought by former students. (Prior to joining Lenczner Slaght)
Canadian Bar Association
Ontario Bar Association
The Advocates' Society
Pro Bono Law Ontario - Duty Counsel
University of Toronto - New College Career Mentorship Program
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Volume 40, Number 4 of The Advocates’ Quarterly (February 2013) (Prior to joining Lenczner Slaght)
David Sabbath Prize in Labour Law: Collective Agreements and Arbitration (2012)
Queen's University, Faculty of Law