Joel P. Rochon
Managing Partner

Rochon Genova LLP

Joel P. Rochon, Rochon Genova LLP
121 Richmond St W, Suite 900
Toronto, ON M5H 2K1
Phone: (416) 363-1867
Fax: (416) 363-0263

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. His 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 resolution of Nortel securities litigation, Maple Leaf Foods tainted meat, Toyota unintended acceleration litigation, and ongoing class action litigation involving CIBC, SNC Lavalin, Market Timing in mutual funds, the Lac-Mégantic train derailment and the Rana Plaza factory collapse. Joel attended the University of Western Ontario, McGill University, and graduated from the Université de Moncton, Faculty of Law (in French) in 1986. He is admitted to the Ontario Bar.

Year Called to the Bar:1988 (ON)