Agatha Wong is an associate in the Commercial Litigation Practice Group at WeirFoulds with a practice focusing on Media, Defamation and Aviation Law.

Prior to joining WeirFoulds, Agatha practiced at a boutique litigation firm, where she was involved in a variety of complex commercial and media law matters. Agatha summered and articled at the Crown Law Office – Civil of the Ministry of Attorney General of Ontario.

Agatha graduated from the McGill Faculty of Law in 2018. During law school, she competed in the Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot in Vienna, Austria. Agatha was also the Executive English Editor for the McGill Journal of Law and Health and a research assistant at the Paul-André Crépeau Centre for Private and Comparative Law.

In her previous life before law, Agatha was a decision writer for the discipline committees of two professional regulators.

    Reported Cases

    • Canadian Broadcasting Corporation v Ferrier, 2019 ONCA 1025, 148 OR (3d) 705, leave to appeal to SCC refused, [2020] SCCA No. 59.
    Called to the Bar
    • Ontario (2019)

    • L.L.B., Bachelor of Civil Law, McGill University, 2018
    • B.A. (Specialized Honours), York University, 2011
    • Ontario Bar Association
    • The Advocates' Society
    • Toronto Lawyers Association
    • English
    • French

    Speaking Engagements

    Speaker, "Social Media and the Practice of Law: Opportunities and pitfalls in the use of social media while practising law", Litigating in the New Normal: What’s Next, WeirFoulds LLP, Online, November 30, 2021

    Legend: GeneralLitigationPropertyCorporateGovernment

    Legend: GeneralLitigationPropertyCorporateGovernment

    Additional Publications:

    • Co-author,  “Section 106 (Stay of Proceedings)” and “Rule 60 (Enforcement of Orders)”, Civil Procedure & Practice in Ontario, September 7, 2021