Arthur Ho-Wong  

Associate

Executive Summary

Arthur Ho-Wong is an Associate in the Toronto office of Borden Ladner Gervais LLP, and a member of the Environmental, Municipal, Expropriation and Regulatory ("EMER") Group.

Prior to joining BLG in 2017, Arthur worked as an associate lawyer at a firm in Guelph, Ontario specializing in land use planning, municipal and environmental law. Further, he completed his articles at the Ontario Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Ministry of Housing, providing him with experience in both the private and public sectors. Arthur has appeared before the Local Planning Appeal Tribunal (formerly the Ontario Municipal Board) and Provincial Offences Court, and written opinions on various municipal and environmental law issues.

In addition to his law degree from Osgoode Hall Law School, Arthur completed a Bachelor of Commerce at Queen's University with a concentration in finance and economics, graduating in the top ten per cent of his class.

Representative Work

  • Acts for expropriating authorities and private landowners in the expropriation process
  • Acts for public and private sector clients in land use planning matters

Publications & Presentations

  • Speaker, "A Piece of ‘Advice' on FIPPA," presentation on the scope of certain exemptions to freedom of information requests, Municipal Law Departments Association of Ontario ("MLDAO") Conference, December 2014.