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Jennifer Fairfax

Toronto, Canada Global Guide 2022 Ranked in 1 departments
Ranked in : Environment
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Toronto-based Jennifer Fairfax is active on environmental assessments as well as remediation and contamination matters. She acts on behalf of a range of national and international clients including Honeywell and Imperial Oil.
"Jennifer Fairfax has a wide variety of knowledge in environmental law and draws on her past experiences when providing advice." "She appreciated the nuances of our business and the unique circumstances presented in this particular situation."
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Jennifer practises environmental law and litigation, with expertise in civil and tribunal proceedings, defence of prosecutions, appeals of orders, negotiations with regulatory bodies, regulatory compliance, transactional due diligence, insolvency & restructurings, and contaminated lands. Jennifer has broad advocacy and trial experience, and has appeared before all courts in Ontario and in the Federal Courts, as well as the Ontario Environmental Review Tribunal.

Career

Prior to joining Osler, Jennifer clerked for The Honourable Justice Edgar Sexton with the Federal Court of Appeal.

Professional Memberships

Past Chair of the Ontario Bar Association’s Environmental Law Section Executive; Advocates Society; Law Society of Ontario; Canadian Bar Association

Publications

“Recapitulation and Alternatives: Lessons Learned from a Hypothetical Case Study,” Inspections and Enforcement Issues: On-Site and In Court, Environment in the Courtroom, edited by Allan E. Ingelson (University of Calgary Press, 2019).

“Canada Targets Implementing a Comprehensive Ban on Asbestos and Asbestos-Containing Materials by 2018,” Key Developments in Environmental Law, 2017 Edition, Chapter 1 (Toronto: Thomson Reuters Canada, 2017).

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York University, Osgoode Written Advocacy Workshop

York University, Osgoode Intensive Trial Advocacy Workshop

Osgoode Hall Law School, LL.B.

Queen’s University, BAH

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