Dutton Brock LLP

Brian J. E. Brock

Brian J. E. Brock

phone: 416.593.4411 Ext:2312

fax: 416.593.5922

email: bbrock@duttonbrock.com

Position : Senior Partner


Brian Brock, Dutton Brock's senior partner, has been a prominent civil litigation trial lawyer in Ontario for more than 30 years. He is a highly regarded litigator and has been the lead counsel on major cases from coast to coast. Brian appears at all levels of court, including the Supreme Court of Canada.


Lexpert has, for a decade, noted his prominence in Commercial Insurance, Products Liability, Class actions, Professional Liability and Personal Injury. Brian is an Adjunct Professor (Medicine and the Law) at Osgoode Hall Law School. He is also a member of the distinguished American College of Trial Lawyers and has been listed as among Canada's top 500 lawyers since 2002.

Education & Awards


Brian received his Bachelor of Arts from the University of Western Ontario and his LL.B. from Osgoode Hall Law School.


He was admitted to the Ontario Bar in 1969 and appointed Queen's Counsel in 1981.




Lectures & Publications


Brian has lectured extensively on such topics as products liability, class proceedings and social host liability, and participated in the Law Society of Upper Canada Special Lectures on Professional Liability.


He is an adjunct Professor at Osgoode Hall Law School and has taught Trial Practice at The University of Toronto, the Bar Admission Course and "Medicine and the Law" classes at Osgoode.



His participation in publications and litigation programs are too numerous to list.

Memberships & Associations

Brian is a member of:





HUISMAN et al v. McDONALD et al - [2007] S.C.C.A. No. 428 (Medical Malpractice, Supreme Court of Canada)


HUISMAN et al v. McDONALD et al - 2007 ONCA 391 (CanLII) (Medical Malpractice, Ontario Court of Appeal)


RIO ALGOM v. LIBERTY INTERNATIONAL - [2007] O.J. No. 4647 (Insurance, Ontario Court of Appeal)


DAVIES v. BLUE CIRCLE et al - [2006] O.J. No. 1307 and [2007] O.J. No. 4474 (Class Action, Ontario Superior Court of Justice)

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