Matthew Karabus Associate


Speaks:  English

Year of Call: 2012 - Ontario

Primary phone: +1 416-369-6181

Fax: +1 416-862-7661

Email: matthew.karabus@gowlingwlg.com

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Primary office:  Toronto



Matthew Karabus

Matthew Karabus is a litigation lawyer in Gowling WLG's Toronto office, specializing in commercial litigation and arbitration.

His dispute resolution experience includes class actions, IT and internet-related disputes, creditor’s rights and recovery, professional liability claims, real estate litigation, and general contractual disputes.

Matthew has been successful in obtaining excellent outcomes for his clients through litigation as well as negotiation, depending on the nature of the dispute and the circumstances of his client. He is trusted by his clients to provide clear, timely and practical advice.

Matthew has appeared as counsel before all levels of court in Ontario. As a complement to his practice, Matthew regularly participates as pro bono duty counsel advising Ontarians who cannot afford legal services, both at the Superior Court and Appellate level.

Career & Recognition

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  • 2012

    • Qualifications (Year of Call/Admission, etc.)
       2012
      Year of Call, Ontario
    • Education
       
      University of Cape Town, LLB

Memberships

  • Canadian Bar Association
  • Ontario Bar Association
  • The Advocates' Society

Articles

  • "Deloitte & Touche v. Livent Inc. (Receiver of) : a Reformulation of the Test for a Duty of Care in Hercules Managements Ltd. v. Ernst & Young " (February 2018) Toronto Law Journal (with Tali Green)
  • "The Impact of Hryniak v Maudlin on Summary Judgments in Canada One Year Later" (2015) 44 Advocates Quarterly 85 (with Ted Tjaden)
  • "The Increasing Scope of Auditors' Negligence: Livent Inc. v. Deloitte & Touche LLP" (2015) Gowlings.com
  • “How to get in front of a judge quickly without bringing a motion”, The six-minute debtor-creditor and insolvency lawyer 2016, Law Society of Upper Canada (with Sandra Barton)
  • “Summary Judgment Motions in Ontario”, Lexis Practice Advisor Canada (2017)