Corey Willard

Corey Willard is an Ottawa-based Gowling WLG associate lawyer who serves his clients in both official languages.

Corey's broad litigation practice includes medical defence, health law, professional liability, general commercial disputes and tax matters. Corey has appeared before the Ontario Court of Justice, the Ontario Superior Court of Justice (with and without jury), the Federal Court of Canada, the Tax Court of Canada and the Supreme Court of Canada.

Corey frequently appears before several administrative tribunals, including the Consent and Capacity Board, the Human Rights Tribunal of Ontario and the Health Professions Appeal and Review Board. He also advises his clients on complex privacy-related issues.

Corey is a dedicated volunteer and is actively involved as a board member of the Foundation for the Study of Processes of Government in Canada, the Ontario Bar Association (East Division) and a national financial institution. While working in Washington, D.C., he volunteered with Presidential Classroom, a program that reached out to the next generation of leaders from around the world. Also involved in amateur sports, Corey has previously competed across North America and continues to enjoy various sports, including golf and hockey.

Career & Recognition

Filter timeline:
  • 2014

    • Rankings & Awards
      2014
      Big Brother of the Year (Eastern Ontario)
    • Rankings & Awards
      2014
      Big Brother of the Year (Eastern Ontario)
  • 2013

    • Qualifications (Year of Call/Admission, etc.)
      2013
      Year of Call, Ontario
  • 2012

    • Education
      2012
      University of Ottawa, JD
  • 2011

    • Rankings & Awards
      2011
      Congressional Award Program and USA Freedom Corps Lifetime Goal - 2500 hours towards community involvement
  • 2009

    • Rankings & Awards
      2009
      United States Congress Certificate of Excellence, University of Ottawa
    • Education
      2009
      University of Ottawa/Georgetown University, BA, History and Political Science

Memberships

  • Association des juristes d’expression française de l’Ontario
  • Canadian Bar Association
  • Carleton County Law Association
  • Ontario Bar Association