Matthew Douglas

Associate

There is no better motivator than the knowledge that the work we do has a meaningful impact on someone’s life – often at a time when they need justice the most.

Matthew is an Associate at the firm, practising in all areas of personal injury law and advising clients with motor vehicle accident, slip and fall, and bicycle accident claims, and also working with the firm’s class action and mass tort teams.

Matthew is a graduate of the Canadian & American Dual JD program at the University of Windsor and the University of Detroit Mercy. While studying law in Detroit, he interned at the Veterans Law Clinic and represented many injured or disabled veterans who were appealing compensation claims before the Board of Veterans’ Appeals or the US Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims. He has also represented clients in the Ontario Superior Court of Justice and the Licensing Appeal Tribunal.

While studying law, Matthew was also elected to serve on the Student Law Society’s governing board as Co-Chair of the Equity & Diversity Committee at the University of Windsor’s Faculty of Law.


Personal, Industry and Community Activity

Education

Called to the Ontario Bar, 2021

JD, University of Windsor, Faculty of Law, 2020

JD, University of Detroit Mercy, School of Law, 2020

Master of Public Policy and Public Service, University of Waterloo, 2017

BA (Honours), Wilfred Laurier University, 2015

Professional Associations and Memberships

Ontario Trial Lawyers Association

The Advocates’ Society

Toronto Lawyers Association

Ontario Bar Association

Canadian Bar Association

Among the best in Canada

Since 2011, our peers have consistently voted for us as one of Canada’s top personal injury firms in Canadian Lawyer magazine’s annual rankings of the top personal injury boutiques in Canada.

Howie, Sacks & Henry LLP – Personal Injury Law – Canadian Lawyer Magazine 2022

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