Partner announcement

WeirFoulds welcomes Andrew MacDonald to the partnership

September 21, 2020

WeirFoulds is pleased to announce that Andrew MacDonald has joined the partnership effective September 1, 2020.

Andrew has a varied practice that includes particular experience in media and defamation law, aviation law and administrative law. He has appeared before the Ontario Court of Justice, Superior Court of Justice, Divisional Court, and Court of Appeal; the Supreme Court of Canada; the Federal Court; and administrative tribunals including the Human Rights Tribunal of Ontario and the Canadian Transportation Agency. Andrew has also acted in proceedings before several other courts, tribunals and inquiries including: the Federal Court of Appeal, the Québec Superior Court, the Canadian Human Rights Commission, the Elliot Lake Inquiry, the Coroner’s Inquest Touching the Death of Ashley Smith, and the Ontario Review Board.

Prior to joining WeirFoulds, Andrew was a Partner at Bersenas Jacobsen Chouest Thomson Blackburn LLP. He articled at a national full-service law firm in Toronto.

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Andrew MacDonald

WeirFoulds LLP

Law School

McGill University

Year Of Call


Area Of Practice



Specializes in commercial litigation in the areas of media and defamation law, aviation law and administrative law.