John A. McLeish  CS - McLeish Orlando LLP

John A. McLeish CS

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2006
Phone: 416-366-3311

John’s practice and that of his firm, McLeish Orlando LLP, is dedicated exclusively to representing individuals who have suffered serious personal injuries, including traumatic brain injury and spinal cord damage. John also represents family members in wrongful death cases.

John is a frequent lecturer and is published widely on continuing legal education programs on trial advocacy and matters related to actions for personal injury and wrongful death damages.  He is a co-author of four textbooks on Personal Injury and Trial Advocacy.  

John served as a past president of the Ontario Trial Lawyers Association and is named in the National Post’s list of Best Lawyers in Canada. He is also recognized in Lexpert’s list of Leading Practitioners in Toronto as Most Frequently Recommended and is rated AV (Pre-eminent) by Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review. 

Most recently John was named Toronto’s 2013 Lawyer of the Year in Personal Injury Litigation by Best Lawyers in Canada. He was also named Toronto’s Lawyer of the Year for Insurance Law in the 2012 edition of Best Lawyers in Canada. As well, John is an elected Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers, a North American organization which recognizes excellence in trial lawyers.  

Furthermore, Canadian Lawyer Magazine chose McLeish Orlando LLP as one of the top five personal injury law firms in Canada.

The University of Western Ontario BA Dalhousie UniversityLL.B
Fellow of the American College of Trial LawyersOntario Trial Lawyers AssociationOntario Brain Injury Association

Office Location

One Queen Street East, Suite 1620
P.O. Box 76
Toronto, ON M5C 2W5
Canada


Lawyer of the Year Awards

2017 Lawyer of the Year in Product Liability Law of the Toronto Metro Area2013 Lawyer of the Year in Personal Injury Litigation of the Toronto Metro Area2012 Lawyer of the Year in Insurance Law of the Toronto Metro Area
John A. McLeish CS has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2017!John A. McLeish CS has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2013!John A. McLeish CS has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2012!

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Practice Areas

Insurance Law
Medical Negligence (Plaintiffs)
Personal Injury Litigation (Medical Negligence, Plaintiffs, Product Liability)
Product Liability Law (Plaintiffs)

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Languages:
English