David Sunday Partner Certified Specialist - Municipal Law: Land Use Planning & Development

Speaks:  English

Year of Call: 2003 - Ontario

Primary office:  Waterloo Region

David Sunday

David Sunday is a partner in Gowling WLG's Waterloo Region office, and a member of the firm's National Expropriation Law Group.

David specializes in advising private and public sector landowners in relation to residential, commercial, industrial, and public sector land use and development issues.

David's experience includes advising on land acquisitions and dispositions, land use controls, municipal approvals, subdivision and condominium issues, heritage matters, title uncertainties, and expropriation matters. In the course of his practice, he regularly advocates for clients before various land use tribunals, including the Local Planning Appeal Tribunal (formerly the Ontario Municipal Board) and the Ontario Superior Court of Justice.

David is a member of the Ontario Expropriation Association, the International Right of Way Association, and the Urban Land Institute. He is a member of the Regional and Municipal Affairs Committee of the Greater Kitchener-Waterloo Chamber of Commerce and is a former Board member (2013-17) and continuing Housing Committee member of Supportive Housing of Waterloo.

Career & Recognition

Filter timeline:
  • 2021

  • 2003

    • Qualifications (Year of Call/Admission, etc.)
      Year of Call, Ontario
  • 2002

    • Education
      University of Toronto, JD
  • 1998

    • Education
      University of British Columbia, BA (Hons.), English


  • Member of the Ontario Expropriation Association
  • Member of the Urban Land Institute
  • Member of the Regional and Municipal Affairs Committee of the Greater KW Chamber of Commerce
  • International Right of Way Association