Benjamin Na Managing Partner Toronto Office


Speaks:  English

Year of Call: 1998 - Ontario


Primary office:  Toronto


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Benjamin Na

Benjamin Na is the Managing Partner of Gowling WLG's Toronto office.

He is an accomplished lawyer with over 20 years of experience providing strategic and practical legal advice and solutions to his clients. He regularly acts on behalf of public and private corporations, financial institutions and regulatory bodies. He has extensive experience in directors' and officers' liability; contract, shareholder, partnership and cross-border disputes; civil fraud; and banking litigation. He is often called upon to provide advice to directors and officers in the areas of fiduciary duties, corporate governance and regulatory compliance obligations.

Benjamin has appeared in all levels of court in Ontario and the Federal Court, the U.S. District Court, the U.S. Bankruptcy Court, various administrative tribunals and in private arbitrations.

He also provides CPD seminars to clients and lawyers, and is a past instructor of the Law Society of Ontario Bar Admission Course and the Intensive Trial Advocacy Workshop for lawyers.

Benjamin also served as Senior Counsel at Canada's largest financial institution where he provided advice and support to various business groups and assessed and managed business and reputational risk.

Career & Recognition

Filter timeline:
  • 1998

    • Qualifications (Year of Call/Admission, etc.)
       1998
      Year of Call, Ontario
  • 1996

    • Education
      June 1996
      Osgoode Hall Law School, LLB
  • 1992

    • Education
      June 1992
      McMaster University, BSc.

Memberships

  • Canadian Bar Association
  • Federation of Asian Canadian Lawyers
  • International Association of Korean Lawyers
  • Korean Canadian Lawyers Association
  • Ontario Bar Association
  • The Advocates' Society