Gary M. Caplan is a partner in the Toronto law firm of McCague Borlack LLP where he practices civil litigation and ADR. He is certified by the Law Society of Upper Canada as a Specialist in Civil Litigation. He also holds the designations of Chartered Mediator and Chartered Arbitrator from the ADR Institute of Canada. He has a Diploma in International Commercial Arbitration granted by the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, London, England and is an associate member of the Institute.
Mr. Caplan obtained his BA from McGill University and in 1974 was a Parliamentary Internship Scholar at the House of Commons in Ottawa. He was granted his LLB from University of Toronto in 1978 and was called to the bar in 1980. Gary was granted an LLM in Constitutional Law in 1990 and an LLM in ADR in 1998, both from Osgoode Hall Law School. He was appointed adjunct Professor of Law at that school where he has taught both Civil Procedure and Dispute Resolution. He was a Sessional Lecturer in Civil Procedure at Queen’s University, Faculty of Law in Kingston, Ontario. Mr. Caplan is a frequent speaker and training coach for the Advocates Society and other professional bodies.