Degrees/Designations – B.A.(Hons.), LL.B., LL.M., Cert. ADR
Practice Areas – Commercial litigation, general litigation, ADR
Practice Description – Over the course of more than 25 years of practice, Paul Dollak has acted as lead counsel in cases involving commercial law, wrongful dismissal, condominium litigation, personal injury, bankruptcy, estates litigation, family law, international law, malpractice, real estate, constitutional law, and administrative law. This work has included representing clients in countless trials, appeals, motions, and applications filed in various courts, including Ontario’s provincial courts, superior courts, Court of Appeal, and the Supreme Court of Canada.
Background – Paul Dollak received his B.A.(Hons.) from the University of Toronto in 1988 and an LL.B. from Dalhousie University in 1991. In 2003 he completed a certificate course in Alternative Dispute Resolution at Osgoode Hall Law School, and in 2005 he earned his master’s degree in law from the same school, also in A.D.R. During the course of his career he has also published numerous articles about various legal issues in law journals and lawyers’ newspapers, and has provided evidence in Court proceeding as an expert in civil litigation matters involving interests in real estate.
Other Info – Paul Dollak’s association with Osgoode Hall Law School has included helping teach a negotiation course to LL.B. students, an ethics course to students at the LL.M. level, and lecturing at continuing legal education courses in A.D.R. taught to fellow lawyers. Paul Dollak’s considerable experience in A.D.R. also includes teaching a course in Negotiations and A.D.R. at Humber Business School, acting as a mediator, and representing clients as counsel in countless mediations and arbitrations.