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Tamryn Jacobson


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Bay Adelaide Centre - West Tower
333 Bay Street, Suite 3400
Toronto, ON M5H 2S7

Tel:   416.597.4293
Fax:   416.979.1234

Tamryn Jacobson is a partner in the litigation group at Goodmans, and has a broad-based civil and commercial litigation practice, with particular interest in arbitration work.  She has significant experience with both international (ad hoc, ICC and LCIA) and domestic arbitrations, dealing with disputes covering many industries (e.g., technology, banking, mining, construction, retail, hospitality, renewable energy).  She co-authored the Canadian chapter of Global Legal Insights’ International Arbitration, 2nd, 3rd and 4th editions.

Tamryn has appeared before all levels of court in Ontario.  She has been involved in various complex CCAA litigation trials (e.g., Nortel and U.S. Steel Canada), and has significant experience in the technology industry representing technology companies in their Canadian litigation (e.g., Oracle), as well as non-technology companies in their technology-related disputes.

Tamryn has an active pro bono practice.  She is involved with Law Help Ontario, acting as duty counsel for low-income litigants at the Ontario Superior Court of Justice.  She also served as a director of the AIDS Committee of Toronto (ACT) for 7 years, including as the Chair of ACT’s Leadership and Governance Committees.

Education University of Toronto (J.D., with honours, 2008)
McMaster University (B.A. (Psychology), summa cum laude, 2005)
Professional Affiliations

Law Society of Ontario
Canadian Bar Association
Ontario Bar Association
Advocates Society
Toronto Lawyers Association
ICC Canada – Arbitration Committee
Young Canadian Arbitration Practitioners (YCAP)

Year of Call

2009 Ontario