Director at Legal Aid Ontario
John Callaghan is a partner in Gowling WLG’s Toronto office where he practices civil and commercial litigation and regulatory offence work. For eight years, John was a Bencher of the Law Society of Ontario, the governing body of lawyers in Ontario. In his capacity as a Bencher, John adjudicated professional misconduct allegations against lawyers and was chair of Government Relations for many years. He continues to serve as a member of the Civil Rules Committee in Ontario, which is responsible for drafting and revising the rules of civil procedure for the province of Ontario.