Jon was born and raised in Burlington, Ontario. He attended Huron University College at Western University and graduated with an Honours Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science, with distinction, in 2005. Jon went on to complete a Master of Industrial Relations degree at Queen’s University where he also graduated from the Faculty of Law in 2010.
During his time at law school, Jon was a student caseworker for Queen’s Legal Aid and the Queen’s Correctional Law Project. He completed his articling term at a Kitchener firm and was called to the Bar of Ontario in 2011.
Jon joined Giffen LLP as an associate in August 2020. He is a member of the Canadian Bar Association and the Waterloo Law Association. Jon is a former vice president of the Bruce Law Association.
In his spare time, Jon enjoys following and playing a variety of sports including hockey, baseball and golf.
Areas of Practice:
Corporate Law (including share purchase and asset purchase agreements, incorporations and re-organizations), Real Estate Law (including residential purchase and sale transactions, mortgages, commercial and residential leases, tenancy issues), Estate Planning (including wills, powers of attorney and estate administration matters)Back to our firm