Matthew Karabus

PartnerGowling WLG (Canada) LLPLitigation and Dispute Resolution

Matthew Karabus is a litigation lawyer in the Toronto office of Gowling WLG, specializing in commercial litigation and arbitration.

Matthew Karabus is a partner in Gowling WLG's Toronto office, specializing in commercial litigation and arbitration.

Matthew is an experienced litigator and has appeared as counsel at every level of court in Ontario. His practice focuses on complex commercial disputes, including class actions, shareholder disputes, not-for-profit litigation, professional liability claims, and real estate litigation.

Matthew has been successful in obtaining excellent outcomes for his clients through litigation as well as negotiation, depending on the nature of the dispute and the circumstances of his client.

As a complement to his practice, Matthew works as a sessional instructor at the University of Windsor where he teaches legal remedies (injunctions and specific performance), and as an instructor in civil trial advocacy in the Law Practice Program at Ryerson University.


  • University of Cape Town, 2009

Bar Admission

  • Ontario, 2012


  • The Advocates' Society
  • Toronto Lawyers Association