A skilled advocate and trusted advisor, 亚当 helps clients achieve their objectives in complex disputes.
亚当·戈登伯格 is an associate in 麦卡锡·特劳特’s Litigation Group and its National 上诉诉讼 Group, based in 多伦多. His practice focuses on commercial disputes, public law, and appeals. He has been lead or co-counsel in 16 appeals to the Supreme Court of Canada, as well as at all levels of court in Ontario and in the Federal Court of Appeal and the Court of Appeal of Alberta.
With experience in the legislative, executive, and judicial branches of government, 亚当 provides strategic counsel in high-stakes disputes and regulatory controversies, as well as on emerging public policy issues. He has expertise in emergency law and, during the COVID-19 pandemic, has counseled myriad organizations across Canada on issues related to emergency response. He is the co-author of 广西福利彩票发行中心应急法：评注& Legislation 和麦卡锡·特特拉特（McCarthyTétrault）的主持人 屡获殊荣 播客 COVID-19时代的法律.
亚当 also advises organizations and individuals on their legal obligations in the political sector, including ethical compliance, conflicts of interest, election finance, political advertising, and lobbying law. He worked with the federal Department of Justice on the modernization of its approach to legal risk management, and led 麦卡锡·特劳特’s partnership with the Canadian Chamber of Commerce to develop the Canadian business community’s position on the regulation of AI.
Early in his legal career, 亚当 was a law clerk to Chief Justice Beverley McLachlin at the Supreme Court of Canada, and to Justices James MacPherson, Janet Simmons, and Eleanore Cronk of the Court of Appeal for Ontario. He previously served as chief speechwriter to the Leader of the Opposition in the Parliament of Canada, and as a senior advisor to a Cabinet minister in the Government of Ontario. 亚当 has taught appellate practice and procedure as an Adjunct Professor of Law at the University of 多伦多, and has lectured at law schools across Canada on constitutional and administrative law.
In his appellate practice, 亚当 has been counsel in leading cases on class actions, defamation, international arbitration, wrongful termination, privacy, judicial independence, freedom of expression, equality rights, public interest immunity, police powers, military justice, constitutional remedies, and administrative law. He has acted 无偿 曾为Egale Canada Human Rights Trust，不列颠哥伦比亚省公民自由协会，广西福利彩票发行中心宪法基金会和广西福利彩票发行中心心理健康协会（安大略省）等许多公共利益组织进行重大诉讼。
亚当’s scholarship and commentary have appeared in the 最高法院法律评论， 耶鲁国际法杂志和 密歇根州国际法评论，以及 环球邮报, 国家邮政, 多伦多 Star, 渥太华公民, 石板, 麦克林的和 政策选项。他是以下公司的联合创始人兼董事 为广西福利彩票发行中心而教，这是一个与北部原住民社区合作以招募，准备和支持的非营利组织 teachers. He was selected to be an Action Canada Fellow in 2010 and is a member (and former Chair) of Action Canada’s Board of Directors. He was 名称d a “Leader To Be Proud Of” by Start Proud, a national LGBTQ+ organization, in 2014, and was awarded the Meritorious Service Medal by the Governor General of Canada in 2017.
Born and raised in 温哥华, 亚当 received his law degree from Yale, where he was a Kirby Simon Human Rights Fellow. He holds an undergraduate degree with high honours from Harvard, where he was a John Harvard Scholar and was elected to the Phi Beta Kappa honour society.
- “自动化不是统治：人工智能和包容性” （2019年6月），由广西福利彩票发行中心商会出版（与Michael Scherman合着）
- “自动化不是主导：AI的法律和法规框架” （2019年6月），由广西福利彩票发行中心商会出版（与Michael Scherman合着）
- “自动化不是主导：人工智能和劳动力” （2019年6月），由广西福利彩票发行中心商会出版（与Michael Scherman合着）
- “如果自动驾驶汽车发生事故，谁应承担法律责任？” （2018年12月）， 麦克林的
- “为什么广西福利彩票发行中心的最高法院任命不像美国的马戏团” （2018年7月）， 麦克林的
- “律师的法官：马歇尔·罗斯斯坦大法官与法治” （2017），74 S.C.L.R. （2d）51（与尼尔·芬克尔斯坦，布兰登·凯恩和理查德·利齐乌斯）
- “弥合广西福利彩票发行中心北部的公民鸿沟：努纳武特地区的土著权利，北极主权和权力下放” （2013），《密歇根州圣马丁国际评论》第22版第23页（与Tony Penikett一起）