Adrian Pel


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Adrian is developing a broad litigation practice that includes:

  • complex commercial litigation
  • defending securities, competition, and product liability class actions
  • regulatory investigations and prosecutions
  • healthcare litigation; and
  • judicial review applications.

Adrian has acted as counsel in arbitrations and before the Ontario Court of Justice, Ontario Superior Court of Justice (including the Commercial List), and Divisional Court. He has acted for individuals, companies, healthcare institutions and a municipality.

Adrian summered and articled at BLG’s Toronto office. While Adrian was in law school, he won numerous academic awards, served as executive editor of the McGill Law Journal, and volunteered as a student advocate at McGill’s Legal Information Clinic.

Beyond Our Walls

Professional Involvement

  • Member, The Advocates' Society
  • Member, Canadian Bar Association

Community Involvement

  • Volunteer, Pro Bono Ontario Hotline
  • Volunteer and Student Advocate, Legal Information Clinic at McGill (2016-2018)

Awards & Recognition

  • Recipient of the Principal David L. Johnston Medal in 2019 for distinguished academic standing and outstanding contribution to the McGill Faculty of Law in the areas of academic, social and community life.

Bar Admission & Education

  • Ontario, 2020
  • LLB/BCL, McGill University, 2019
  • MA, University of Toronto, 2015
  • BA, University of Cambridge, 2014