Christopher Hutchison  

Counsel

Executive Summary

Chris is In-House Counsel at Borden Ladner Gervais LLP, with a primary focus on Risk and Conflicts.

Chris has a background in civil litigation, having practiced as a commercial litigator for a number of years, both with a large national firm and a leading civil litigation boutique in Ottawa. With years of experience advising and representing clients on difficult legal issues, Chris now assists BLG's professionals with the avoidance of conflicts of interest and mitigation of risk, among other things.

Publications & Presentations

  • Author, "Avoiding allegations of discrimination: An employer's duty to accommodate," Ottawa Business Journal, August 2018.
  • Author, "Customs Tariff Classification: Importing with Certainty," Ottawa Business Journal, May 2018.
  • Speaker, "Chevron Corp. v. Yaiguaje: Enforcement of Foreign Judgments," CCLA Civil Litigator's Conference, November 2016.