66 Wellington St W, Suite 4100, Toronto-Dominion Ctr, Toronto, ON
Year called to bar: 1974 (ON)
Derry Millar is a skilled and dedicated advocate with a broad civil litigation and administrative law practice. He was called to the Ontario Bar in 1974. He is a Fellow of the ACTL and the CIArb. Derry has appeared in all levels of court in Ontario, the SCC and the FCC, and many administrative tribunals, and acts regularly as an arbitrator and mediator. He acted as lead commission counsel for the Ipperwash Inquiry. Derry is a former Treasurer (President) of the Law Society of Ontario (LSO); he was first elected a Bencher (Director) of the LSO in 1995 and has been Chair and Vice Chair of a wide variety of LSO Committees, and a Director of the Lawyers’ Professional Indemnity Company. He has held a long list of professional titles including Member, Board of Legal Aid Ontario, January 1999 to June 2008, and was reappointed a Director in April 2011; Trustee of The Law Society Foundation; Director of LibraryCo; Member, Civil Rules Committee (since 1976); past Chair, Ontario Centre for Advocacy Training; former Director, The Advocates’ Society and Pro Bono Law Ontario. Was a co-editor of the Ontario Annual Practice from 1975 to 2022. Mr. Millar has been a regular speaker at legal events and contributed to legal publications and seminars. Derry clerked at the Supreme Court of Canada.