John Callaghan appointed to the Ontario Superior Court of Justice

02 June 2023

John Callaghan, a partner in Gowling WLG's Toronto office, has been appointed a judge of the Ontario Superior Court of Justice in Toronto. His appointment takes effect immediately.

An accomplished lawyer, teacher, mentor and writer, John has had a distinguished 35-year career. His experience includes three terms as a Law Society of Ontario Bencher (from 2011 to 2019, and his re-election in 2023), as well as 25 years as a member of Ontario's Civil Rules Committee.

"John's appointment as a judge of the Ontario Superior Court of Justice is a testament to his remarkable legal career," said Benjamin Na, managing partner of Gowling WLG's Toronto office. "With his extensive experience and notable accomplishments in the legal profession, I have no doubt that John will continue to make substantial contributions in the pursuit of justice in Ontario."

Read the full press release from the Department of Justice Canada.