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Medical defence partner joins Gowling WLG’s Ottawa office

Friday, March 01, 2019 @ 9:55 AM | By John Chunn

Gowling WLG announced that Meredith Jones has joined the firm’s medical defence group as a partner in Ottawa.

As counsel to physicians, Jones’ practice focuses on all areas of medical defence litigation and professional regulation.

According to the firm’s press release, Jones has appeared before all levels of court, including the Supreme Court of Canada and the Ontario Court of Appeal. She has also represented physicians in proceedings before the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario, the Health Professions Appeal and Review Board and the Human Rights Tribunal of Ontario.

“Meredith's comprehensive understanding of the complex challenges that many health professionals and health-related enterprises face today makes her a strong addition to our team and a powerful advocate for our clients,” said Donald Dow, partner and head of the firm’s national medical defence group.