Jorge Pineda

Jorge Pineda

Hearing Bencher Lawyer

Biography

Jorge Pineda is an in-house lawyer at the City of Burlington. He was born in Costa Rica and raised in Hamilton where he still lives.  He obtained a Juris Doctor from the University of Alberta in 2012. After articling at a litigation boutique in the City of Calgary, he was called to the Bar in Alberta. In 2014 he was called to the Bar in Ontario where he continued to practice primarily in commercial and civil litigation. Jorge began practicing in-house as a municipal lawyer in 2017 and has taught courses in law at Conestoga College’s School of Business. He was elected as Bencher of the Law Society of Ontario in 2019.