Gary Joseph

Managing Partner, MacDonald & Partners LLP

Gary, Managing Partner at MacDonald & Partners LLP, is a certified specialist in family law with an LL.M. in constitutional law. He was called to the bar in Ontario in 1978 and is also a member of the Alberta bar. He has extensive trial and appellate experience at all levels of our courts in both Ontario and Alberta and has appeared as counsel in the Supreme Court of Canada. He has been reported in over 200 Family Law decisions at all levels at the courts.

A highly respected family law practitioner, Mr. Joseph also lectures frequently in family law, has been an instructor in family law for the Bar Admission course and has published many articles on family law and is now the principal author for Handling a Family Law Matter in Ontario and the Family Law Litigation handbook, both published by Carswell. He is a founding lecturer for the Family Information Session program of the Superior Court of Justice and was recognized by the Chief Justice for his efforts in this regards. He has recently been noted as one of the top 50 family law lawyers in the country by Lawday, an international publication.

Mr. Joseph’s out of office interests include mountain biking, golf, sailing and skiing. He is an avid reader of both fiction and biographies.