Adam Grotsky

Adam’s practice focuses on litigating corporate and commercial disputes and government-related matters. He has experience with complex regulatory regimes, including those related to the environment and energy. Adam has appeared in provincial and federal courts, as well as administrative tribunals. His approach to litigation emphasizes efficient and cost-effective resolution that is tailored to the needs of each client.

Prior to joining Osler, Adam was counsel for the Department of Justice Canada, where he maintained a litigation and advisory practice for departments across the federal government. In that role, Adam regularly resolved judicial reviews and civil claims relating to government decision-making.

Adam received his Juris Doctor from Queen’s University, where he was actively involved in student governance and community initiatives. Adam was honoured with the Agnes Benedickson Tricolour Award, the highest tribute that can be paid to a student of Queen’s University for extra-curricular service.

Community Involvement

  • Queen’s Legal Aid, Caseworker (2016-2017)



  • Queen’s University, Doctor of Law (J.D.)
  • University of Groningen, Netherlands (International Law School Exchange)
  • Queen’s University, Bachelor of Arts (Honours), Political Studies


  • English

Professional Affiliations

  • Canadian Bar Association
  • Law Society of Ontario