Daniel Boivin
Daniel Boivin
Partner at Gowling WLG
(613) 786-0190
(613) 563-9869
160 Elgin St, Suite 2600, Ottawa, ON
Year called to bar: 1993 (ON)
A member of Gowling WLG's Advocacy Group, Daniel Boivin is a litigator in the firm’s Ottawa office. Daniel's practice focuses on health law and medical defence, including acting as counsel to the Canadian Medical Protective Association. He also provides advice in commercial litigation matters and constitutional linguistic issues. Daniel has represented clients in a broad range of circumstances and has appeared before the Ontario Superior Court of Justice, the Ontario Court of Appeal, the Federal Court, and the SCC. He also advises on a variety of health policy issues. Daniel has lectured on evidence law and advocacy skills at various organizations, including as a part-time professor at the University of Ottawa Faculty of Law. Active in the promotion of access to justice, he is the president of Fédération des association de juristes d’expression française and past president of the Association des juristes d’expression française de l’Ontario. He has been recognized in The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory and The Best Lawyers in Canada. Daniel has been involved on the boards of a variety of amateur sports (Fédération Québécoise de ski alpin) and cultural organizations (radio communautaire francophone d'Ottawa, the Council for the Arts in Ottawa, and the Ottawa Symphony Orchestra).
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