J. Pitman Patterson  


Executive Summary

Pitman Patterson is a partner in the Toronto office of Borden Ladner Gervais LLP. His practice is focused mainly on administrative law, with an emphasis on planning and development law, expropriation law, and general municipal law. Pitman appears frequently at the Ontario Municipal Board (OMB) in planning and expropriation cases. He also has experience in environmental and real estate civil litigation. Pitman is the National Practice Group Leader of the Environmental, Municipal, Expropriation and Regulatory Practice Group.

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Rankings & Recognitions

  • Recognized in 2016 edition of Benchmark Canada - The Definitive Guide to Canada's Leading Litigation Firms & Attorneys as a "Future Star: Ontario".
  • Selected by peers for inclusion in the 2017 (and since 2014) editions of The Best Lawyers in Canada® (Expropriation Law; Municipal Law; Real Estate Law).
  • Recognized in the 2016 edition of The Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory (Property Development).
  • Member, Lambda Alpha International – Simcoe (Toronto) Chapter.