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John A. Coleman


Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP - Montréal

Phone: (514) 847-4503
Fax: (514) 286-5474
E-mail: john.coleman@nortonrosefulbright.com



Year called to the Bar: 1981
John A. Coleman is currently Managing Partner of Norton Rose Canada LLP and sits on Norton Rose Group’s Executive Committee. He is also Chair of Norton Rose Canada’s Management Committee. Prior to assuming his duties as Managing Partner, Mr. Coleman practised employment and labour law for over 25 years. He has been recognized as a leading practitioner in Employment and Labour Law by many important directories such as Best Lawyers, the Guide to the World’s Leading Labour & Employment Lawyers, PLC Cross-border Labour and Employee Benefits Handbook, and The International Who's Who of Management, Labour & Employment Lawyers. Mr. Coleman recently completed his term as a Director of the McGill University Hospital Centre. He is currently a member of the Board of Montreal Children's Hospital Foundation. He taught labour law at the Faculty of Law of McGill University from 1996 to 2007. He is also currently a Director of Montréal's Centaur Theatre. After obtaining a BA in Classics from McGill University, Mr. Coleman attended Oxford University on a Rhodes scholarship where he obtained a BA in Jurisprudence in 1978. He completed his BCL and LLB degrees at McGill in1980. Called to the Québec Bar in 1981.

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