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Commercial litigator newest partner at DMG Advocates

Monday, January 11, 2021 @ 9:11 AM | By John Chunn

DMG Advocates welcomed John Mather to the partnership.

According to the firm’s press release, Mather, who practises commercial and public litigation, joined DMG Advocates as an associate in October 2018. 

He regularly appears before the Ontario Superior Court and Court of Appeal. He has also acted in numerous domestic and international arbitrations, including in New York and Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

From 2019-2020, Mather served as associate commission counsel to former Associate Chief Justice Frank Marrocco on the Collingwood Judicial Inquiry, a large public inquiry examining two major transactions undertaken by the Town of Collingwood.

Mather’s clients have included leading automobile manufacturers, condominium boards, telecommunications providers, newspaper publishers, oil and petrochemical producers, steel manufacturers, professional service firms and restaurant franchisors, as well as government agencies and non-profit organizations.

Prior to joining DMG Advocates in 2018, he spent five years as an associate lawyer at a leading national firm.

Mather earned his law degree from Western University. Prior to law, he worked as a journalist in Canada and the United Arab Emirates.