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  • MESc, University of Toronto
  • J.D, Queen's University

Brian Kolenda

Sessional Lecturer


Brian Kolenda is a civil litigation lawyer with Lenczner Slaght Royce Smith Griffin LLP in Toronto and is a graduate of the University of Toronto and Queen’s University. He has a broad civil litigation practice, including corporate-commercial litigation, professional negligence and regulation and securities. In addition to work for Canadian individuals and companies, Brian has advised and acted for governments, regulators and national and international non-governmental bodies. He has experience in international disputes, including those involving conflict of laws and international law issues and acts pro bono for refugee claimants seeking to remain in Canada. Brian’s research interests include international law, the private law of obligations, conflict of laws and remedies.