理查德·利齐乌斯（Richard 利齐乌斯） is a member of our Litigation Group in 多伦多. He maintains a general litigation practice, with a focus on complex commercial disputes, including telecommunications and banking law, judicial review and administrative law, appellate law and advertising law.
理查德 has particular expertise representing businesses and individuals in highly regulated industries. Those mandates include integrating litigation, judicial review and appeal strategy into a broader regulatory strategy and providing pre-litigation advice.
理查德 has appeared as counsel before all levels of court in Ontario, including the Ontario Court of Appeal, as well as the Federal Court, Federal Court of Appeal and Supreme Court of Canada.
理查德’s notable engagements include:
- Representing Canadian broadcasting companies in major patent litigation in respect of IPTV 服务, and
In 2016-2017 理查德 completed a secondment at a major telecommunications company where he worked on developing a litigation and regulatory strategy to respond to Internet piracy.
理查德 regularly volunteers as duty counsel through Pro Bono Ontario.
Before joining the firm, 理查德 clerked for Madam Justice Andromache Karakatsanis at the Supreme Court of Canada.
理查德 received his J.D. from the University of 多伦多 in 2013. He graduated as the Gold Medalist and won academic prizes for contract law, property law and legal process and ethics. 理查德 received his B.A. in Political Science from the University of 多伦多 in 2010 as the Gold Medalist in political science. At university, he was actively involved in debating and mooting, winning prizes as the second place debater in the world, and as top debater at the North American University Debating Championship and at the Canadian National University Debating Championship.
理查德 is a member of the Law Society of Upper Canada.