Stephen Pitel

Past President
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About Stephen


Stephen Pitel is a Professor in the Faculty of Law.  He has been at Western since 2000 after practicing corporate and commercial litigation in Toronto and completing graduate studies at the University of Cambridge.  His teaching and research interests are in the fields of private international law, civil procedure, tort and legal ethics.  He is the co-author, editor or co-editor of 16 books and is the Treasurer and Corporate Secretary of the Canadian Association for Legal Ethics.  For UWOFA he has served on the Grievance Committee and as Speaker.  He frustrates himself playing golf and supporting sports teams from Philadelphia.  He is a fan of musical theatre and classic rock, some genres of reality television and the London Knights.