Peter Jacobsen

Peter practises mainly in the areas of media law, defamation law, administrative law and constitutional law. He is a seasoned litigator and has significant experience in trials, appeals and judicial reviews at all levels of court and before numerous administrative tribunals.

Peter provides regular pre-publication advice and litigation services to major media outlets including The Globe and Mail, CTV as well as many magazines/periodicals such as the Report on Business Magazine (ROB) and the Canadian Medical Association Journal (CMAJ), and publishers such as Penguin Random House. He also represents individuals and editors as well as national organizations such as the Canadian Association of University Teachers (CAUT).

Peter is rated as one of the best lawyers in Canada in the specialty of Media and Defamation Law in the 2021 edition of the Best Lawyers in Canada.

Contact Info

(416) 619-6292
4100 – 66 Wellington Street West PO Box 35, TD Bank Tower Toronto, Ontario M5K 1B7 Canada