Geoffrey Chambers-Bédard HBA, JD
Geoffrey is an associate lawyer with Buset LLP. He summered with Buset LLP, completed his articles with the firm, and was called to the bar in Ontario in 2019. Geoffrey brings a goal-oriented, proactive, and detailed approach to his practice.
Prior to joining Buset LLP as an associate, Geoffrey worked as a research assistant to Professor Jim Phillips at the University of Toronto Faculty of Law, assisting in all facets of research over a broad swath of subject matter areas, including the development of labour law, the Numbered treaties and associated treaty-making processes, the foundations of Indigenous lands policies, and mining law. Geoffrey also worked as an Early Resolutions Officer in the Children and Youth Unit at the Ontario Ombudsman, where he was involved in all facets of complaint resolution, with a specific focus on complex matters and Indigenous issues.
Geoffrey received his HBA from Lakehead University, graduating with First Class Standing and was a varsity athlete in Cross-Country and Track and Field. Geoffrey received his JD from the Osgoode Hall Law School of York University. While at Osgoode, Geoffrey was a student member of the Osgoode Society for Legal History and was a volunteer research assistant at the Bora Laskin Faculty of Law.
Outside of the office, Geoffrey is an avid cyclist and an active member of the Thunder Bay cycling community, in addition to enjoying a wide variety of other outdoors and artistic interests.