Adam Chisholm
Adam Chisholm
Partner at McMillan LLP
(416) 307-4209
(416) 865-7048
181 Bay St, Suite 4400, Brookfield Pl, Bay Wellington Twr, Toronto, ON
Year called to bar: 2009 (ON)
Adam is a Partner at McMillan LLP and an experienced commercial, regulatory and intellectual property litigator. Adam has been lead counsel at every level of court in Ontario and federally, and has led numerous tribunal advocacy teams. Adam recently acted as lead litigation counsel in the Ontario Securities Commission matter of The Catalyst Capital Group (Re), recognized by Lexpert® as one of Canada’s Top 10 Cases of 2019–2020. Adam has appeared on contested matters at the Competition Tribunal, where he has been involved in award-winning and high-profile matters. Adam's litigation and administrative law matters often range beyond Canada's borders. Adam has represented Asian clients in the largest securities fraud case in Canadian history. Adam has defended regulatory proceedings for clients as far away as Australia and Cyprus. He has prosecuted the rights of both domestic and American intellectual property holders. Adam has had success on the merits at hearings ranging from single-day attendances to multi-week trials. Adam is a prolific publisher, the author of a textbook chapter on intellectual property remedies and will be teaching securities litigation as a university adjunct term lecturer in winter 2021.
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Top 10 Cases of 2019-2020
Canadian courts delivered several hard-hitting decisions affecting Canadian businesses in 2019 and 2020, including the long-awaited release of the Supreme Court of Canada’s administrative law trilogy