50 Queen St N, Suite 1020, PO Box 2248, Kitchener, ON
Year called to bar: 1997 (ON)
A Waterloo Region–based Gowling WLG partner, John Webster is a commercial litigator with almost 25 years of experience in corporate, commercial, and insurance-related litigation. John helps clients in a wide range of matters, including corporate, commercial, insurance, product liability, and professional liability claims. The commercial matters he handles include shareholder disputes, partnership disputes, contract disputes and enforcement, oppression remedy claims, fraud claims (including orders for pre-action discovery and to freeze assets), and injunctions. John has extensive experience in professional liability defence and is one of LAWPRO's Preferred Counsel. He has years of experience and success with insurance defence litigation, including product liability, property damage, motor vehicle, and personal injury claims. He also pursues recovery for insurers by way of subrogation. He has appeared at all levels of Ontario courts. John is a practical lawyer who remains focused on client objectives. He is active in community volunteer work and is known for raising awareness about wellness issues, fundraising, and supporting children’s activities.