Our lawyers regularly contribute articles to academic publications and conferences. 
Our recent contributions include the following:


On Trial

published by LexisNexis Canada, 2004

Geoff Adair is the author of On Trial, one of the leading trial practice texts in the country.

Jenny Craig is Beating Browne and Dunn

2012 Adv. J. Spring Issue

This article by John Adair on the law of evidence was awarded the David Stockwood Memorial Prize and is included as "Recommended Reading" in Gordon Cudmore's Civil Evidence Handbook.

Strategies for Cross-examining the Brain Injured Plaintiff

Chapter 22 in the Oatley-McLeish Guide to Brain Injury Litigation

Geoff Adair authored this chapter of a leading text on litigating complex brain injury cases.

Punitive Damages and the Court of Appeal

The Litigator - July 2009

John Adair authored this paper on the treatment of punitive damages awards by the Court of Appeal for Ontario, published in The Litigator.

Demonstrative Evidence

2003 Spec. Lect. L.S.U.C.

Geoff Adair authored this paper on the use of demonstrative evidence at trial for the Law Society’s prestigious Special Lectures series.

Sixty Days Before Trial

2008 Advocates’ Society “Tricks of the Trade”

Geoff Adair authored this paper and presented at The Advocates’ Society’s annual “Tricks of the Trade” conference.

Emerging issues in class action pension law suits

CCCA National Spring Conference, April 2007

Jennifer King co-authored this paper presented at the CCCA National Spring Conference.

Appellate Advocacy

Ontario Trial Lawyers Association Spring Convention, 2009.

Geoff Adair authored this paper and presented it at the Ontario Trial Lawyers’ Association’s annual Spring Convention.

Unreasonable Review

2008 Adv. J. Fall Issue

John Adair co-authored this paper on the standard of appellate review, published in the Advocates’ Journal

Other Publications

Adair Barristers’ lawyers have authored in excess of 100 publications for professional journals and continuing education lectures on both advocacy and evidentiary topics. A full list of publications is available upon request.

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