Jessica A. Kimmel

Goodmans LLP

333 Bay St, Suite 3400, Bay Adelaide Ctr, W Twr
Toronto, ON M5H 2S7
Phone: (416) 597-4219
Fax: (416) 979-1234

Partner. Significant experience in corporate/commercial, securities, arbitration and litigation at all levels of court in Canada and before the Ontario and British Columbia Securities Commissions. Counsel to significant public/private company participants in major securities, competition, product liability and restructuring matters and in class actions and acts in defence of professionals. Recognized as a leading litigator by The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory, The Lexpert®/ALMGuide to the Leading 500 Lawyers, Lexpert® Guide to the Leading US/Canada Cross-Border Litigation Lawyers in Canada, Lexpert® Special Edition: Canada's Leading Litigation Lawyers, The Best Lawyers in Canada; by Benchmark Canada as a Litigation Star for class action, corporate/commercial and securities litigation; and by Chambers for dispute resolution and class action (defence). Named in Benchmark’s Top 25 Women Litigators in Canada. Founding and past-chair of Goodmans’ professional standards and conflicts committee. Fellow, American College of Trial Lawyers. Past President (2009) of the Toronto Lawyers' Association and a past member of the Board of Directors of The Advocates’ Society. Member, Commercial Litigation Advisory Board for Practical Law Canada. Regular lecturer at CLE conferences and seminars.

Year Called to the Bar:1991 (ON)
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