Celesse Dove

Law Clerk, Office Manager

Telephone: 416-855-0409
Email: cdove@cfscounsel.com
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Assistant: Janine Brown
416-855-0401 ext.0500 | jbrown@cfscounsel.com | Download Janine's Vcard

Celesse Dove is a law clerk with extensive experience assisting lawyers and clients in all areas of complex corporate commercial litigation, including e-discovery, database management, document production, and preparation for examinations, trials, and hearings. Celesse also manages the firm’s operations, with responsibility for all aspects of the firm’s daily operations, including information technology, finance, and facilities.

Before joining Chernos Flaherty Svonkin LLP in 2014, Celesse was a law clerk at Torys LLP for more than 20 years, where she assisted counsel on a wide variety of document-intensive litigation matters, with emphasis on class actions, investor loss actions, and Canadian securities regulatory proceedings. Celesse completed the Canadian Securities Course in 2012.


Canadian Securities Course, 2012
Canadian Securities Institute

Conduct and Practices Handbook Course, 2006
Canadian Securities Institute

Diploma, Law Clerk Program (Co-op) 1992
Fanshawe College of Applied Arts and Technology

Business Accounting Program 1989
Fanshawe College of Applied Arts and Technology


The Reality of Settlement in Regulatory Enforcement Cases
Advocates' Quarterly, vol. 38, issue 1, 2011
co-author with Joel Wiesenfeld

Professional Organizations

Associate Member
Institute of Law Clerks of Ontario