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We deliver outstanding legal counsel, innovative solutions and thoughtful client service.

Gilbertson Davis LLP is a highly respected Canadian downtown Toronto boutique law firm offering client focused legal services at reasonable rates for over 40 years dedicated to the practice of litigation and dispute resolution in a wide variety of practice areas, including business and insurance, commercial, contract, property, franchise, distribution, technology, internet, defamation, debt and insurance disputes, in local and cross-border litigation or arbitration, and the practice of family law, real estate law, business law, and wills, estates and trust law. Our insurance and business practices include representation of clients based in the US, internationally and domestically.

Serving All of Ontario & Elsewhere in Canada From Our Toronto Offices


Court Orders Removal of Reviews Posted by Anonymous Reviewer

Josef Finkel published a blog on a recent decision of the  Ontario Superior Court  of Justice in Obsidian Group Inc. v. Google LLC, 2022 ONSC 848, where the court granted an interim injunction requiring the removal of reviews posted on the moving party’s Google My Business page by a pseudonymous reviewer.
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Is Summary Judgment Available in Arbitration Matters?

Josef Finkel writes on the potential availability of Summary Judgment motions in arbitration proceedings.
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Emerging Burdens of the Summary Judgment Motion Judge

David Alderson has published a second chapter in the Annual Review of Civil Litigation, surveying appellate decisions of the courts across Canada. His Emerging Burdens of the Summary Judgment Motion Judge appears in 2021 Annual Review of Civil Litigationand follows his Sentinels of the Hryniak Culture Shift: Four Years On in 2018. Together, these two chapters provide a 141 page review of appellate courts’ treatment of Hryniak and summary judgment over the last seven years.
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Big Firm Quality. Small Firm Agility.

Founded in 1982, our Firm maintains a client-centered practice serving clients based in the US, internationally and domestically. We provide representation in the resolution of commercial and insurance, business, real estate, technology, sale and distribution disputes by litigation, arbitration, mediation or other ADR, family law and litigation, business advice and transactional assistance in complex commercial contracts, corporate finance, business law and real estate, and in wills, estates and trusts.

To provide the greatest value, most astute counsel and trusted advice and transactional assistance to our clients. Everything we do is dedicated to that end.