Barrister + Solicitor | Magrath International Legal Counsel
GAVIN MAGRATH is a Toronto-based lawyer whose practice focuses on legal liability and litigation risk arising out of international carriage of goods. He has represented forwarders, carriers, ship owners, and cargo interests in litigation before the Superior and Federal Courts, as well as through ADR and at various administrative tribunals. Since 2009 Gavin has acted as counsel to CIFFA and has been appointed to its National Board of Directors.
He is a member and constituency representative at the Canadian Maritime Lawyers’ Association; a member of FIATA’s Advisory Body (Legal Matters); and a Member of the Canadian Transportation Lawyers’ Association. He is also the General Editor and Canadian Member for Forwarderlaw.com, a network of more than 25 transportation lawyers representing over 20 trading nations that provides a free resource of legal news and information of interest to the global transportation and logistics industries.
Gavin obtained degrees in Commerce and Philosophy from Queen’s University (Kingston), his Juris Doctor at Dalhousie University (Halifax), and his Master’s in Law from the University of Toronto.
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