Linda Rothstein is a senior partner at Paliare Roland Rosenberg Rothstein LLP. Practises in areas of civil & administrative litigation with expertise in class actions, commercial litigation, professional liability & misconduct, public law, employment & human rights, judicial review & appeals. Commission counsel to the Goudge Inquiry (2007–2008); lead counsel to the City of Toronto in the Computer Leasing Inquiry (2002–2005); lead counsel to Motherisk Hair Analysis Review (2015–2016). Toronto Regional Bencher of The Law Society of Upper Canada (2007–2015). Fellow, American College of Trial Lawyers. Fellow & Board Member, International Academy of Trial Lawyers. Fellow, Litigation Counsel of America. Past President (2005–2006), The Advocates’ Society (Ontario). Co-author of Lawyers’ Professional Liability, 3rd ed. (LexisNexis 2013) & “Professional Liability” (ch. 9) in D. Lundy, G. MacKenzie and M. Newbury, Barristers & Solicitors in Practice (Butterworths, 1998). Awards include the Law Society Medal, "Award of Distinction" from the Toronto Lawyers’ Association, Lexpert Zenith Award (2013) and the University of Toronto Distinguished Alumnus Award (2014).
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Litigation - Corporate Commercial
Litigation - Public Law
Employment Law - Employee
Workplace Human Rights - Employee