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Dispute Resolution: Class Action (Plaintiff) - Nationwide - Canada
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Jon Foreman is founder and partner of Foreman & Company, a boutique class actions law firm with an emphasis on securities law, competition law, consumer and product law, pensions and copyright law among others. He has litigated a full range of class action matters and has accumulated considerable class actions trial experience. Has also negotiated and mediated many class action settlements and has much experience in the design of notice and claims distribution systems for class members.
Achieved recoveries totalling more than $265 million by settlement and by judgment. Recognized by leading legal professional ratings services in Canada and was awarded Lexpert’s National Rising Star Award in 2013. A frequent writer and presenter on class actions at legal conferences. Jon often provides commentary to media outlets such as the CBC, National Post, Globe and Mail and Lawyers Weekly.
Member of the Law Society of Upper Canada and Ontario Bar Association.
Graduate of the University of Western Ontario law school and called to the Ontario bar in 2002. Completed the “Emerging Leaders in Law Firms Program” at the Harvard Law School in 2013.
An adjunct faculty member at Western University Law School for where he taught class actions for five years.