J. Murray Davison, K.C.

Phone Number: (416) 643-3301
E-mail: jmdavison@pmlaw.com


B.A., B.Ph. - University of Ottawa (1964)
L.L.B. - University of Toronto (1967)
Admitted to the Bar in 1969

Murray Davison is a partner at Paterson, MacDougall. His practice involves the defence of municipalities, school boards, police forces and their respective employees, as well as aviation and environmental litigation. Murray is qualified as a commercial pilot.

Murray has lectured at the University of Western Ontario (Faculty of   Law), the Ontario Traffic Conference at the Ontario Police College and   at Ontario Good Roads Association programs across Ontario. His   appearances as a guest speaker include the Canadian Bar Association   Annual Institute of Continuing Education, The Canadian Institute’s   Annual Provincial/Municipal Government Liability Symposium, the   Association of Municipalities of Ontario, the International Municipal   Lawyers Association Annual Conference, the Society of Public Insurance   Administrators of Ontario, the Canadian Risk and Insurance Managers   Society, the International Municipal Signal Association, the   International Insurance Society, the Ontario School Boards’ Insurance   Exchange and numerous insurance brokers’ associations. Murray   co-authored The Law of Municipal Liability in Canada and was contributing editor of Butterworth’s Municipal Liability Risk Management   Newsletter.


Past Director of the Advocates’ Society, Canadian Bar Association, Metropolitan Lawyers Association, International Municipal Lawyers Association