Christopher D. Clemmer

Christopher practices in our litigation group, primarily in the areas of  Insurance Defence, Commercial Litigation, Municipal Liability, and Construction Law.

Christopher practices in all branches of the Superior Court of Justice, including the Small Claims Court, and has experience advocating on behalf of clients involved in a wide variety of situations. Christopher is a skilled advocate and has enjoyed success for his clients both at trial and by the early-resolution of disputes. 

Christopher grew up in Kitchener, and attended Preston High School in Cambridge, before attending Huron University College at the University of Western Ontario. In 2006, he graduated on the Dean’s Honour list with an Honours Bachelor of Arts degree in History. Christopher then attended the University of Ottawa where he received his Bachelor of Laws degree in 2009 and was called to the bar in 2010.

While studying law, Christopher represented the University of Ottawa's Faculty of Law at the International Chamber of Commerce Commercial Mediation Competition in Paris, France, and authored two publications: an article on legal ethics published in the Osgoode Hall Review of Law and Policy and an article on international copyright law co-authored with Associate Professor of Law Jeremy de Beer, which appeared in the American Bar Association Law & Technology Journal, Jurmietrics.

In 2009, Christopher returned to Kitchener to article at a full-service national firm. Following his Call to the Bar in 2010, Christopher worked as a litigation lawyer at a local full-service firm, then joined Madorin, Snyder LLP as an associate in 2011 as a member of the civil litigation team.

Christopher is committed to the local community and stays active with regular participation in local events. He was involved with the 2012 Waterloo Air Show Committee as the Manager of Sponsorship, where he endeavoured to continue the impressive growth of south-western Ontario's premier air show. He also stays involved with regular participation in the community through the Kitchener-Waterloo Chamber of Commerce.

During his spare time, Christopher enjoys watching and playing hockey, SLR photography, travelling, and spending time with friends and family.

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