Michael Blackburn is a trial lawyer who joined Shillington McCall LLP as an associate in 2022. He earned his undergraduate degree in history/political science at the University of Western Ontario. He spent a year teaching English in Japan and upon return earned his law degree from University of Western Ontario. He articled at a boutique law firm in Toronto and was called to the bar in June 2011. Prior to joining Shillington McCall, he had a diverse litigation practice. He has successfully represented clients at the trial level in the Superior Court of Justice and the Ontario Court of Justice.