James Gotowiec

James Gotowiec

Senior Associate
Toronto: 416.865.7981
Fax 416.865.7380


JD, 2010
Osgoode Hall Law School
BA & Sc, 2007
McGill University

Bar Admissions

Ontario, 2011


James' practice focuses on civil litigation in a variety of areas, including corporate/commercial disputes, competition litigation, intellectual property, class actions and public law. James has appeared as counsel in the Supreme Court of Canada, in the Federal Court, the Federal Court of Appeal, the Ontario Superior Court of Justice and the Court of Appeal for Ontario, as well as before the Competition Tribunal.

Representative Work

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The Cause of Action of the Representative Plaintiff in Class Proceedings

Class Action Defence Quarterly, vol. 8, no. 4


Professional Involvement

In law school, James was a volunteer at Pro Bono Students Canada, and a member of the school’s Nominating Committee and Faculty Recruitment Committee. He was also a research assistant, contributing to projects ranging from constitutional and Crown liability law to a biography of a former justice of the Supreme Court of Canada.

Memberships and Affiliations

James is a member of The Advocates' Society.