Jesse Goldman

Jesse Goldman

Partner, Competition, Trade and Foreign Investment

Contact Information

tel: 416.862.5656



Bar Admission

Ontario, 1996


University of Manitoba, LLB

Carleton University, BA



Jesse is a partner in the Competition, International Trade and Foreign Investment Group of our Toronto office. His practice focuses on international trade disputes and investment related matters, cross-border regulatory matters, and customs and commodity taxation matters. He provides advice to both Canadian and global clients on a wide array of international trade law subjects, including trade remedies, free trade agreements, trade policy, and trade negotiations, World Trade Organization (WTO) disputes, customs compliance, customs/commodity tax planning, cross-border commodity taxation, trade and border security, and cross-border product and digital regulatory compliance.

As counsel of record for over 180 trade remedy matters, Jesse has acted as lead counsel in high-profile international trade and customs cases litigated before Canadian courts and tribunals including the Canadian International Trade Tribunal, the Federal Court of Canada, and the Federal Court of Appeal.

Jesse is particularly well known for being at the forefront of international trade issues affecting businesses and governments in Asia for more than 25 years, Jesse advises global clients on trade policy, market access, supply chains, and trade compliance.

    *Prior to joining Osler:

    Ashley Furniture  Inc as lead counsel in its CBSA and CITT furniture antidumping and subsidy investigation Novatex/Gastron Industries, as lead counsel, in its CBSA and CITT polyethylene terephthalate (PET) resin anti-dumping and subsidy investigations

    Fluor Canada Ltd., as lead counsel in its CITT and Federal Court of Appeal judicial review of CITT decision respecting fabricated industrial steel components

    CIE Manufacturing as lead counsel in its CBSA and CITT trailer chassis anti-dumping and subsidy investigation

    Zinus Inc. as lead counsel in its CBSA and CITT mattresses antidumping and subsidy investigation

    Imperial Oil/Exxon in numerous antidumping and subsidy matters before the CITT

    LNG Canada as lead counsel in the landmark 2020 Canadian Safeguards investigations

    POSCO as lead counsel in CBSA and CITT steel plate antidumping investigations

    Duferco as lead counsel in CBSA and CITT steel products antidumping investigations

    Hunter Douglas in CBSA and CITT the aluminum extrusions antidumping and subsidy investigations

  • Best Lawyers in Canada: Recognized in International Trade and Finance Law
  • Legal 500: Recognized as a Leading Individual, International Trade
  • Chambers Canada: Canada’s Leading Lawyers for Business: Recognized in International Trade/WTO – Nationwide
  • Chambers Global: The World’s Leading Lawyers for Business: Recognized in International Trade/WTO
  • Lexpert/American Lawyer Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada: Recognized in International Trade Regulation
  • Who’s Who Legal: Recognized Trade & Customs (Canada)
  • The Canadian Lexpert Legal Directory: Recognized in International Trade Regulation and Commodity Tax/Customs
  • Business Today: Recognized as one of Canada's Top 10 Influential International Trade Lawyers of 2023

  • Canadian Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • International Bar Association
  • Inter-Pacific Bar Association
  • American Association of Importers and Exporters, Member
  • Canadian Society of Custom Brokers, Member
  • Trade and Investment Task Force B20 Indonesia 2022, Member
  • Canadian Delegate to the B20


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