Paul Daly holds the University Research Chair in Administrative Law & Governance at the University of Ottawa (Faculty of Law, Common Law Section) and is also a part-time member (Review Officer) of the Environmental Protection Tribunal of Canada.
Educated at University College Cork (BCL, LLM), the University of Pennsylvania Law School (LLM) and the University of Cambridge (PhD), he was previously Senior Lecturer in Public Law, University of Cambridge and, before that, Associate Professor and Associate Dean at the Faculté de droit, Université de Montréal. He is a member of the Law Society of Ontario and the Bar of New York.
Professor Daly’s award-winning scholarship in the broad field of public law (especially administrative law) has appeared in leading academic journals and edited collections and has been frequently cited by courts, most notably the Supreme Court of Canada and the Irish Supreme Court.
Fluent in English and French, he is a regular speaker at academic conferences, judicial and administrative training seminars and continuing legal education events.
He maintains an internationally read blog on his website, Administrative Law Matters, and regularly speaks to the media. His input on legal matters of great public importance has been sought by parliamentary committees, governmental agencies, political aides and a wide variety of lawyers in public and private practice.
In addition to his academic work, Dr. Daly is the co-founder of Navigate.Legal, a legal analytics consulting firm.
Enquiries are encouraged from students interested in pursuing graduate studies in public law, especially administrative law.
This content has been updated on September 16, 2019 at 17:12.