Domenic A. Crolla Partner


Speaks:  English

Year of Call: 1987 - Ontario

Primary phone: +1 613-786-0173

Fax: +1 613-788-3464

Email: domenic.crolla@gowlingwlg.com

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Primary office:  Ottawa



Domenic A. Crolla

Domenic Crolla is a partner in Gowling WLG's Ottawa office. His practice emphasizes professional and product liability, health law, and information technology matters. He counsels clients in a litigious and non-litigious setting. Additionally, he has an active interest in the application of information technology to professional practice, particularly in relation to the practice of law and medicine.

Domenic is an advocate before all levels of courts and administrative tribunals. He has appeared in a number of complex matters in both a trial and appellate capacity. 

Domenic is a frequent author and lecturer, the editor of Electronic Healthcare Law Review (LexisNexis Butterworths), teaches in Osgoode’s LL.M in Health Law program, and was the regional director of Osgoode Hall Law School’s LL.M in E-Business. He participated in the drafting of a proposed convention on Telehealth as part of the work of the Sub Committee of Law and Medicine, General Practice Section, International Bar Association.

He is a member of a number of professional societies and has served as trustee, secretary, treasurer, vice-president and president for the County of Carleton Law Association. He is the past chair of the Medicine and the Law Committee, International Bar Association and a past director of the Advocates’ Society and Bar-Ex Communications, and is a Fellow of Litigation Counsel of America. He is rated by Chambers, Lexpert, Best Lawyer and Benchmark.   

Between 2007 and 2010, Domenic was a member of the firm's executive committee and held the position of Firm Managing Partner, Internal. Currently, he is a member of the Board of Trustees.

Domenic is also honorary counsel to REACH, a national, non-profit charitable organization for persons with disabilities.

Career & Recognition

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  • 2018

  • 2017

  • 2016

  • 2015

    • Rankings & Awards
      November2015
      Chambers Canada 2016
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      September2015
      The Best Lawyers in Canada 2016
    • Rankings & Awards
      July2015
      Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory 2015
    • Rankings & Awards
      April2015
      Benchmark Canada: The Definitive Guide to Canada’s Leading Litigation Firms & Attorneys 2015
  • 2014

    • Rankings & Awards
      September2014
      The Best Lawyers in Canada 2015
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      July2014
      Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory 2014
    • Rankings & Awards
      April2014
      Benchmark Canada: The Definitive Guide to Canada’s Leading Litigation Firms & Attorneys 2014
  • 2013

    • Rankings & Awards
      September2013
      The Best Lawyers in Canada 2014
    • Rankings & Awards
      July2013
      Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory 2013
    • Rankings & Awards
      March2013
      Benchmark Canada 2013
    • Rankings & Awards
      February2013
      The Best Lawyers in Canada® 2013
  • 2012

    • Rankings & Awards
      July2012
      Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory 2012
    • Rankings & Awards
      April2012
      Benchmark Canada 2012
    • Rankings & Awards
      February2012
      The Best Lawyers in Canada 2012
  • 2011

    • Rankings & Awards
      February2011
      Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory , 2011
    • Rankings & Awards
      February2011
      The Best Lawyers in Canada® 2011
  • 2010

    • Rankings & Awards
      February2010
      Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory , 2010
    • Rankings & Awards
      February2010
      The Best Lawyers in Canada® 2010
  • 1987

    • Qualifications (Year of Call/Admission, etc.)
      1987
      Year of Call, Ontario
  • 1985

    • Education
      1985
      Osgoode Hall Law School, LLB
    • Rankings & Awards
      Best Lawyers in Canada 2006-2009

Memberships

  • Advocates' Society (past director)
  • Canadian Bar Association
  • County of Carleton Law Association (past trustee, secretary, treasurer, vice-president and president)
  • International Bar Association (past chair of the Medicine and Law Committees of the Division of Legal Practice)
  • Ontario Bar Association

Domenic is a frequent author and lecturer in his areas of expertise. He is the editor of Electronic Healthcare Law Review (LexisNexis Butterworths), and was regional director of Osgoode Hall Law School’s LLM in E-Business. He is an adjunct professor in Osgoode's LL.M in Health Law. He participated in the drafting of a proposed convention on Telehealth as part of the work of the Sub Committee of Law and Medicine, General Practice Section, IBA (1998-1999).