Counsel Announcement

Lenczner Slaght Welcomes Back Sam Johansen

October 25, 2021

Sam Johansen’s practice focuses on representing health care professionals. He assists physicians by representing them before their regulator, acting on their behalf in hospital proceedings, and by providing them with advice and guidance on a wide array of medical-legal issues.

Sam frequently appears before the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario, the Human Rights Tribunal of Ontario, the Consent and Capacity Board and the Health Professions Appeal and Review Board. Sam has also represented clients in the Ontario Superior Court, the Ontario Divisional Court, the Ontario Court of Appeal and the Supreme Court of Canada.

Prior to rejoining the firm, Sam previously articled and was an associate at the firm until 2019, before deciding to pursue a dedicated practice focused on assisting health care professionals.

Welcome back, Sam!

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Sam Johansen

Lenczner Slaght

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Osgoode Hall Law School

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