Name and Title
Adam Lawson
Year of Call

2019 (Ontario)


Canadian Bar Association
The Advocates' Society

More About

Adam Lawson is a litigation associate in the Toronto office, maintaining a broad practice in general civil and commercial litigation. He has successfully argued complex motions and appeared as counsel before the Superior Court of Justice, mediators, and various other provincial tribunals. He fulfilled his articling requirement through a clerkship at the Windsor Superior Court of Justice and was called to the Ontario Bar in 2019.

Adam obtained his law degree from the University of Windsor where he received numerous academic awards, including for first place standing following his second year. He was also active in numerous extracurriculars including being a research assistant to a Professor and the Dean of Law, managing a team of editors with the University’s law review, volunteering with Legal Assistance of Windsor, a poverty law clinic, as well as winning two provincial and international advocacy competitions, including receiving an award for Best Overall Advocate.

Prior to law school, Adam obtained a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Psychology and Philosophy from Queen’s University. In his free time, Adam likes to exercise, socialize, and ponder how to translate you reading this into a referral or retainer.

Contact Information

T: 416.214.5269
F: 416.214.5469
E: adam.lawson@shibleyrighton.com


University of Windsor, J.D., 2018
Queen's University, B.A. (Hons), 2013