Patrick D. Schmidt - Thomson, Rogers

Patrick D. Schmidt

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2006
Phone: 416-868-3220

Patrick D. Schmidt was admitted to the Law Society of Upper Canada in 1979 and Certified by the LSUC as a Specialist in Family Law since 1992. He has a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Toronto (1974) and a Bachelor of Laws from Queens University Faculty of Law (1977). Patrick Schmidt is a senior Family Law Practitioner and a partner at Thomson, Rogers in Toronto. Best Lawyers in Canada® has included Patrick in its annual listing since the publication’s first edition in 2006; Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory ranks him as consistently recommended. His rating in LexisNexis Martindale Hubbel is B.V. Distinguished - Very High. Patrick Schmidt's practice concentrates on matrimonial litigation with a focus on financial issues. He is a frequent presenter at continuing legal education and advocacy programs. Patrick Schmidt is a former appointee of the Chief Justice of the Superior Court of Ontario to the Ontario Family Law Rules Committee (1992 - 2004) and the Ontario Civil Rules Committee (2005 - 2011). He has been re-appointed to the Ontario Family Law Rules Committee (2012 - 2015) as a representative of the Chief Justice of Superior Court of Justice. He is a Member of the International Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, the Advocates' Society, the Ontario and Canadian Bar Associations. 

Practice Areas:
- Matrimonial Litigation
- Civil Litigation

University of TorontoBA 1974Queens UniversityBA 1977
The Advocates' SocietyThe Canadian Bar AssociationThe Civil Rules Committee for OntarioThe Metropolitan Toronto Lawyers AssociationThe International Academy of Matrimonial LawyersSuperior Court of Justice

Office Location

390 Bay Street, Suite 3100
Toronto, ON M5H 1W2

Practice Areas

Family Law

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