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Senior Associate & Lawyer

Jonathan Burton

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Phone | 416.408.4252, Ext.226

Legal Assistant

Melody DeSouza

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Phone | 416.408.4252, Ext.238

Jonathan joined the firm in 2005. He received his Bachelor of Laws degree from the University of Western Ontario in June 2006, and returned to the firm to carry out his articles-at-law. Following his call to the Ontario Bar in June 2007, Jonathan assumed his current position of associate lawyer at Gluckstein Lawyers. Jonathan restricts his practice to insurance litigation including Personal Injury, disability matters, occupier’s liability, medical malpractice and product liability.

Jonathan has always been driven by a passion to help those in need, which fuelled his decision to pursue a legal career representing injured persons and their families. Prior to commencing his legal studies, in 2003 Jonathan attained a Bachelor of Administrative and Commercial Studies degree in Organizational and Human Resources, also at the University of Western Ontario. He has an outstanding ability to communicate with and understand his clients and their needs.

Areas of Practice

  • Insurance Litigation
  • Personal Injury
  • Disability Matters
  • Occupier’s Liability
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Product Liability

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Called to the Ontario Bar, 2007

Professional Associations, Memberships & Volunteering

  • Ontario Trial Lawyers Association , Member
  • The Advocates’ Society, Member
  • Toronto Lawyers Association, Member
  • Ontario Bar Association, Member
  • Ontario Trial Lawyers Association (OTLA), Former Chair, New Lawyers Division
  • Pro Bono Activities
  • Board of Directors of the Brain Injury Society of Toronto (BIST) 2008-2012
  • Chair of the Brain Injury Society of Toronto (BIST) Board, 2010 – 2012

Published Works

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