John C. Noonan

Areas of Practice

John is an independent, self employed legal consultant. John has provided legal research and drafting services for McCabe, Filkin, Garvie & Hein LLP since 1996. Prior to that, John was an Associate lawyer with the firm practicing in the areas of civil and criminal litigation. Before joining our firm John was a Judge's Law Clerk for the Ontario Court of Justice (General Division) following the completion of his Articles with Weir & Foulds in Toronto.

Community Work

  • 1987 - 1989 Ontario Law Reform Commission, Research Assistant for Professor P.W. Hogg for the book Liability of the Crown
  • 1988 - 1989: Co-editor of Obiter Dicta, Co -editor of Legal Communiqué
  • 2007: - Assisted with the Admissions Policy Review Report for Osgoode Hall Law School
  • 2010 - Present: Deputy Judge, Ontario Superior Court of Justice, Small Claims Court


  • 1981 College Admission Scholarship
  • 1981 Deans List, Faculty Scholar, University of Toronto
  • 1985 Graduated with Distinction, University of Toronto
  • 1996 President's Roll, University of Windsor


  • Bachelor of Education, University of Windsor, 1996
  • Barrister-at-Law, Law Society of Upper Canada, 1991
  • Bachelor of Laws, Osgoode Hall, York University, 1989
  • Honours Bachelor of Science, University of Toronto, 1985

Contact Information

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