"86 Goodmans lawyers across 39 practice areas ranked as among the best lawyers in Canada." - Best Lawyers in Canada
Goodmans Directory

Peter Kolla


pkolla@goodmans.ca vCard
Bay Adelaide Centre - West Tower
333 Bay Street, Suite 3400
Toronto, ON M5H 2S7

Tel:   416.597.6279
Fax:   416.979.1234

Peter is a partner in the Litigation Group at Goodmans.  He has a broad civil litigation practice, and has appeared before all levels of courts in Ontario, including the Commercial Court, the Divisional Court and the Court of Appeal.  He has also appeared before the Supreme Court of Canada, the Federal Court, administrative tribunals and in judicial review applications of administration tribunals.  He has experience with trials, appeals and arbitrations in all manner of proceedings, including commercial disputes, director and officer liability claims, insolvency proceedings, civil fraud cases, technology, intellectual property, real estate and estate litigation, securities matters, professional responsibility proceedings, plan of arrangements and fiduciary obligations disputes. 

After joining the firm as a student in both 2004 and 2005, he articled as a Law Clerk to the Honourable Madam Justice Louise Charron of the Supreme Court of Canada for the 2006-07 term, before returning to Goodmans. 

Peter is actively involved in the Litigation Group’s Continuing Legal Education program for associates, and acts as a mentor to junior litigation lawyers as well as summer and articling students. Peter is fluent in French.

Education Osgoode Hall Law School (LL.B., 2006)
McGill University (B.A. (Honours, Economics), 2002)
Professional Affiliations

Law Society of Ontario
Advocates' Society
Canadian Bar Association
Ontario Bar Association 

Year of Call

2007 Ontario