John R. Devlin Associate

Speaks:  English

Year of Call: 2012 - Alberta

Year of Call: 2012 - Ontario (license surrendered)

Primary office:  Calgary

John R. Devlin

John Devlin is an associate in Gowling WLG's Calgary office, practising in the areas of commercial litigation and insurance.

John was called to both the Ontario Bar and the Alberta Bar in 2012 after serving for a year as law clerk to Justice Dolores Hansen of the Federal Court and the Administrative Tribunal of the International Labour Organization. He subsequently attended Harvard Law School as a US-Canada Fulbright Student, graduating with an LLM in 2014.

Prior to joining Gowling WLG, John practised commercial litigation for three years at a boutique firm in Calgary, focusing primarily on product liability and natural resources law. 

He has appeared before all levels of court in Alberta.

Career & Recognition

Filter timeline:
  • 2014

    • Education
      Harvard University, LLM
  • 2013

    • Rankings & Awards
      Fulbright Canada Medal
  • 2012

    • Qualifications (Year of Call/Admission, etc.)
      Year of Call, Alberta
    • Qualifications (Year of Call/Admission, etc.)
      Year of Call, Ontario (license surrendered)
  • 2011

    • Education
      University of Alberta, LLB
  • 2006

    • Education
      University of Calgary, BA


  • Calgary Bar Association
  • Canadian Bar Association