Daniel Boivin Partner

Speaks:  English, French

Year of Call: 1993 - Ontario

Primary phone: +1 613-786-0190

Fax: +1 613-563-9869

Email: daniel.boivin@gowlingwlg.com

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Primary office:  Ottawa

Daniel Boivin

Daniel Boivin is a problem solver. A partner in Gowling WLG's Ottawa office, Daniel is a key member of the firm's Advocacy Group. His practice focuses on health law and medical defence, including acting as counsel to the Canadian Medical Protective Association and the physicians. He also provides advice in matters of commercial litigation and constitutional linguistic issues.

Daniel has appeared before the Ontario Superior Court of Justice, the Ontario Court of Appeal, the Federal Court and the Supreme Court of Canada. Daniel is a part-time professor, teaching evidence law and trial advocacy at the University of Ottawa Faculty of Law. He also lectures on evidence law, advocacy skills and health law with various organizations.

Daniel practises in both official languages. Since the start of his career, Daniel has been heavily involved in promoting access to justice for the Francophone community. He is a past president of Association des juristes d'expression française de l'Ontario and the Forum des juristes d'expression française of the Canadian Bar Association. He has been involved on the boards of a variety of community organizations, including the radio communautaire francophone d'Ottawa, the Council for the Arts in Ottawa and the Ottawa Symphony Orchestra.

Also involved in amateur sports, Daniel is the president of the Outaouais Ski Zone.

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Daniel Boivin

Daniel Boivin

Excellente séance d’information dans le cadre de #ACPM_AA18. Promouvoir la santé du médecin: un investissement dans les soins médicaux sécuritaires Daniel Boivin (@DanielBoivinLLB) Aug 22,2018

Daniel Boivin

Daniel Boivin

Wise advice from Senior Physician Advisor @DrSBellemare https://t.co/Ku6vlQ8ZqD Daniel Boivin (@DanielBoivinLLB) Jun 06,2018

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  • American Bar Association
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  • Canadian Association of Law Teachers
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  • County of Carleton Law Association
  • Professional Liability Underwriters Society
  • The Advocates' Society