REBECCA JONES is a partner at Lenczner Slaght.
Rebecca's practice encompasses a wide range of areas, with a particular focus on class actions, professional liability, and public and administrative law. Rebecca's clients include medical professionals and other individuals, corporations, law firms, and administrative bodies. Rebecca has appeared before all levels of court in Ontario and acted as co-counsel in a case that was argued before the Supreme Court of Canada. She acts as counsel in private arbitrations aimed at resolving complex commercial disputes, and provides advice on constitutional issues faced by her clients.
Rebecca acts as counsel in complex class actions, with particular expertise defending lawyers and law firms.
Rebecca's expertise in the professional liability area includes defending physicians in court and before their College, and acting as a prosecutor for other Colleges governed by the Regulated Health Professions Act. Rebecca appears regularly before Discipline and Fitness to Practice Committees at these Colleges. Rebecca also acts as independent legal counsel.
Rebecca is asked to speak at conferences in the area of professional regulation. She also chairs the firm's Pro Bono Committee and co-chairs the firm's Student Program.
University of Toronto (2002) LLB (Honours Standing)
McGill University (1999) BA (Honours - Political Science and History)