Jonas is an associate of the firm. He is an internationally trained lawyer and a member of the New York State Bar Association. Jonas brings dedication and conscientiousness to his work, and is able to assist clients in both English and Danish. As an associate, Jonas works on all aspects of the firm's practice including civil and commercial litigation, employment and labour, human rights, administrative, and regulatory law. Jonas has made multiple appearances before the Ontario Superior Court of Justice and worked on a wide array of cases including at the Ontario Court of Appeal and before numerous administrative tribunals. Jonas has experience providing advice and representation on matters involving defamation, partnership disputes, real estate litigation, employment contracts, severance packages, wrongful dismissals, professional discipline, and human rights issues.
Prior to joining Pinto James LLP, Jonas completed an internship at Schwartz Perry & Heller LLP, a prominent New York City employment law firm. Jonas also completed a placement with the United States Equal Employment Opportunity Commission's New York City office. Prior to his legal career, Jonas worked in management at a leading medical services provider in Toronto. He was in charge of overseeing the company's regulatory compliance and leading employee training, among other duties.
Jonas is a graduate of New York Law School's Juris Doctor program, and he also received a Master's degree in Arts from York University. He is a volunteer with Pro Bono Law Ontario. Jonas has contributed to and been a panelist at Continuing Professional Development seminars including Osgoode Professional Development's Next Step: Succeeding in Today's Legal Market.