Matthew Patterson

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Admitted to the Ontario Bar: 2022

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  • Bio
  • Awards & Recognition
  • Professional Involvement
  • Representative Matters
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  • Education

Matthew likes solving problems. He draws on his clerkship experience to deliver strategic litigation advice, particularly on appeals and administrative law matters. Matthew takes a candid approach to his advocacy and is resourceful in resolving his clients’ disputes.

Matthew is a member of the firm’s Litigation & Dispute Resolution Group. He maintains a general litigation practice, and has experience representing a range of private and public sector clients, including corporations and municipalities.

Matthew graduated as gold medallist from Western Law, and he summered and articled at Aird & Berlis. After completing his articles, Matthew clerked for Justice Pepall, Justice Lauwers, and Justice Miller of the Court of Appeal for Ontario.

Awards & Recognition

  • Arthur T. Little Gold Medal in Law, Western University, 2021
  • Harold G. Fox Education Fund Award, 2019

Professional Involvement


  • Canadian Bar Association
  • Ontario Bar Association

Representative Matters

Represented Linamar Corporation in its acquisition of Bourgault Industries Ltd., a leading agricultural equipment manufacturer, for $640 million. In conjunction with the Bourgault transaction closing, Linamar also finalized a new $700-million term loan agreement.


  • JD, Western University, 2021
  • BA, History, Huron University, 2018