Rohan Shah

Rohan Shah

Associate, Litigation

Contact Information

tel: 416.862.6795



Bar Admission

  • Ontario, 2019


  • Osgoode Hall Law School, LL.M.
  • University of Manchester, LL.B. (First Class)
  • University of Pennsylvania, B.A.



Rohan is an associate in our Litigation Group. He regularly advises clients on individual and class litigation involving breach of contract, misrepresentation and fraud, negligence especially in the context of product liability, oppression, enforcement of foreign judgments and letters rogatory, and privacy breaches. Rohan is also developing an international arbitration practice and is an Associate of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators. He has appeared in the Ontario Superior Court and the Ontario Court of Appeal, although he has also advised on matters involving the Federal Court and the Supreme Court of Newfoundland and Labrador and British Columbia.

Alongside his practice, Rohan is actively involved in pro bono matters and community outreach. He volunteers as Duty Counsel with Pro Bono Ontario and mentors students in high school and law school.

Rohan holds an LL.M. from Osgoode Hall Law School and was also educated in the UK and US. His writing has been published in the Canadian Class Action Review and he has been cited in the media. Rohan can read intermediate French and has lived in Canada, the UK, the US, India, and Singapore.

  • Pro Bono Ontario Honour Roll (2022)
  • R.G. Lawson Prize for Law of Freedom of Expression (2017)
  • R.G. Lawson Prize for Professional Ethics (2017)

  • Pro Bono Ontario, Duty Counsel
  • Federation of Asian Canadian Lawyers, Mentor
  • Global Lawyers of Canada, Mentor
  • Law in Action Within Schools, Mentor

  • The Advocates’ Society
  • Canadian Bar Association
  • Federation of Asian Canadian Lawyers
  • Global Lawyers of Canada
  • Chartered Institute of Arbitrators


  • Consumer Class Arbitration in Canada: It’s About Time, Canadian Class Action Review (Irwin Law), Vol 15, No 1, 2019


  • The ITL Network – Let’s Chat About Diversity & Inclusion (Speaker, July 2021)
  • Federation of Asian Canadian Lawyers/Osler – Speed Networking Event (Mentor, February 2021)
  • Global Lawyers of Canada – Small Group Program (Speaker, January 2021)
  • University of Toronto – GPLLM Career Panel (Speaker, May 2020)

Other Qualifications

  • Advanced Certificate, Westlaw UK (2015)
  • Associate, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (2014)
  • Certificate in Mandarin Chinese, University of Pennsylvania (2013)