Jonathan Kleiman

Summer Law Student

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Jonathan is a summer student at BLG’s Toronto office for the 2024 summer term. He is interested in technology law and intellectual property.

As a law student, Jonathan writes articles for his law school newspaper, participates in various mooting competitions, and does clinical work for tech startups. Prior to joining BLG, Jonathan studied history at the University of Toronto and used his software development skills to create his own startup.

Jonathan chose to work at BLG after learning about the firm’s range of expertise in the fields that he is interested in. Jonathan was interested in BLG because of the plethora of accomplished and skilled talent that it has nurtured and that he has had the pleasure of meeting with. Jonathan is deeply impressed by BLG’s firm culture, which integrates summer students into meaningful learning opportunities.

In Jonathan’s spare time you can find him:

  • Playing chess
  • Programming
  • Reading history books on obscure topics
  • Travelling


  • JD Candidate, University of Toronto, 2025 (expected)