James V. Leone is the founding partner of LEONE MURRAY LLP and has been practicing personal injury law since his call to the bar in 2001. Mr. Leone obtained his undergraduate degree from the University of Western Ontario in 1996 (Hons. B. A.) and his Law degree from Queen's University (LL.B.) in 1999.
Mr. Leone has extensive Trial experience. He has conducted several Trials in the Ontario Provincial and Superior Courts of Justice. He has also appeared before the Ontario Court of Appeal. Mr. Leone has had several reported decisions, including successful verdicts concerning Catastrophically injured individuals arising from Arbitrations at the Province's Financial Services Commission.
Mr. Leone has had the privilege of representing many people since his call to the Bar. He has acted for clients from wide and diverse backgrounds including lawyers, doctors, Judges, accountants, paralegals, insurance adjusters, and other professionals. James has assisted clients in litigating claims involving traumatic brain injury, chronic pain, spinal cord injury, broken bones/orthopedic injuries, and fatalities arising from motor vehicle accidents. Mr. Leone has also litigated cases involving pedestrians, cyclists, drunk driving, slip and falls, over serving of alcohol by bars and restaurants, unsafe road conditions, animal attacks, boating accidents, and school/nursery negligence cases.
James is married and has three wonderful sons. In his spare time he enjoys playing guitar and is an avid skier. He is active in his community and lends his assistance to Charities.
Law Society of Upper Canada
Ontario Trial Lawyers Association
Law Society of British Colombia
Trial Lawyers Association of British Colombia