Joel P. Rochon
Managing Partner

Rochon Genova LLP

121 Richmond St W, Suite 900
Toronto, ON M5H 2K1
Phone: (416) 363-1867
Fax: (416) 363-0263
E-mail: [email protected]

Joel Rochon is managing partner at Rochon Genova LLP and heads the firm’s class action practice with emphasis on product liability, securities, transportation law and consumer goods litigation. Joel’s achievements of note include the certification and settlement of the Wilson v. Servier Canada diet drugs litigation (the first defective drug case to be certified in Canada). Joel is or has been lead or co-lead counsel on a number of significant class actions including the $1.2 billion Nortel securities settlement, the landmark Toyota unintended acceleration litigation class action and resolution, VW Diesel defeat device litigation and settlement, numerous defective drug and medical device cases and the ongoing securities litigation involving CIBC, SNC Lavalin (resolved for $120 million), the SNC2 litigation, Barrick Gold, Aphria, market timing (CI and AIC) in mutual funds, and the Lac-Mégantic train disaster. Joel was admitted to the Ontario Bar in 1988.

Year Called to the Bar:1988 (ON)
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