Tag: Administrative law

Phil Tunley and Jennifer Saville Successfully Defend Disclosure Motion

Phil Tunley and Jennifer Saville successfully defended a motion seeking disclosure from the Ontario Energy Board.  In Rogers Communications Canada Inc. et al v The Ontario Energy Board, the Associate Chief Justice dismissed the appellants’ motion for disclosure entirely on the basis of relevance, applying a test derived from Harwig and CCSAGE as to whether […]
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Phil Tunley Provides Training to the Local Planning Appeal Tribunal

Phil Tunley was pleased to participate as a member of the faculty assembled by The Advocates’ Society to provide in-house training to members of the Local Planning Appeal Tribunal (“LPAT”).  Under recently-enacted legislation, members presiding at the hearing of appeals to LPAT from planning decisions made by municipalities have new powers and responsibilities regarding the […]
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Phil Tunley to Co-Chair The Advocates’ Society’s annual Administrative Tribunal Advocacy Workshop

Phil Tunley will Co-Chair The Advocates’ Society’s annual Administrative Tribunal Advocacy Workshop. Tunley will give a presentation on “Evidence in Administrative Proceedings” and moderate the panel discussion “View from the Adjudicators/Decision-Makers”, featuring the Honourable Madam Justice Freya Kristjanson (Ontario Superior Court of Justice), Susan Opler (Ombudsman for the City of Toronto), and David Wright (Chair, […]
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St. Lawrence Barristers LLP Welcomes Associate Jennifer Saville

St. Lawrence Barristers is pleased to welcome associate Jennifer Saville. Called to the bar in 2015, Jennifer maintains a broad civil litigation practice and frequently represents clients in court, administrative tribunal proceedings, and private arbitration. She advises clients on complex commercial disputes, public and administrative law, health law, media law and professional liability and regulation. Prior […]
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Best Lawyers in Canada Identifies Phil Tunley as Leading Lawyer

St. Lawrence Barristers is pleased to announce that Phil Tunley has been recognized as a leading lawyer in the 2018 edition of The Best Lawyers in Canada in the practice areas of Administrative and Public Law, Appellate Practice, Corporate and Commercial Litigation, and Defamation and Media Law. Best Lawyers is the oldest and most respected attorney ranking service […]
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Phil Tunley and Alexi Wood Launch St. Lawrence Barristers LLP

Phil Tunley and Alexi Wood are pleased to announce the launch of St. Lawrence Barristers LLP. St. Lawrence Barristers LLP offers strategic advice and representation to clients before all levels of courts and administrative tribunals in Canada. We are experienced trial and appellate counsel, specializing in complex civil litigation and regulatory disputes. Our clients regularly […]
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