T. Ryan Lax

T. Ryan Lax

Senior Associate
Toronto: 416.865.8166
Fax 416.865.7380


JD, 2012
University of Toronto
B.S.F.S., 2009
Walsh School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University
MA (International Relations), 2012
University of Toronto

Bar Admissions

Ontario, 2013 Northwest Territories, 2021


Ryan’s practice focuses on litigation and dispute resolution, with a significant focus on administrative and public law, and matters involving infrastructure project development and Indigenous rights. Ryan regularly acts for industry, governments and Indigenous communities on complex Aboriginal law matters, including related to the discharge of the duty to consult.

Ryan has appeared as counsel before all levels of court in Ontario, the Federal Court and the Supreme Court of Canada, in arbitrations under the ADRIC, ICC, ICSID, and UNCITRAL rules, and in ad hoc arbitrations.

Representative Work

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Professional Involvement

Ryan sits on the OBA Aboriginal Law section executive.

Ryan is a member of The Advocates Society.