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Paul Vogel

Retired Lawyer
Tel: 519-672-9330Fax: 519-672-5960


One of the founding partners of Cohen Highley LLP, Paul has now retired from his practice of law which consisted of mainly of environmental and energy law.

Paul has acted for pipeline landowners across Canada, regional landowner associations, farm organizations and First Nations in connection with gas and oil pipeline and storage projects and other energy issues. He has undertaken national class action claims on behalf of farmers and pensioners.

The author of a text on civil procedure, he has also published articles on a variety of environmental, energy and property issues. He has conducted seminars for financial institutions, developers and real estate agents concerning environmental liability and has been an instructor in expert witness programs provided for forensic accountants and appraisers.  He has participated in conferences for farmers sponsored by OMAFRA and the Ontario Bar Association.

Education & Experience

Paul is a graduate of Osgoode Hall Law School. He has been designated as a Specialist in Civil Litigation by the Law Society of Upper Canada.

Memberships & Affiliations

  • Member of the national Board of L'Arche Canada
  • Member of the Canadian Association for Community Living
  • Has written on the rights of mentally handicapped citizens