We’re proud of our competent, industrious, and dedicated support staff. Together, our firm will ensure your file progresses and keep you informed. We’ve also developed strategic relationships with other professionals in the region to ensure you have the tools and professional advice required to find solutions to your problems.
We’ve developed a reputation for caring about our clients and community.
A Tradition of Service
This law firm began in 1949 as Cunningham, Thomson and Thomson, and has continued to represent clients in Lindsay and the surrounding area to this date. The firm Evolved to Thomson, Scott and Logan in 1974, following the appointment of the Honourable David M. Thomson to the Ontario Superior Court. Justice Thomson was joined by the Honourable David H. Logan in 1981, who was also appointed to the Ontario Superior Court.
Subsequent to the appointment of Justice Logan, the firm moved forward as Glass, Farn, and Reynolds. The firm proceeded under this name until 1997, when the Honourable Bruce A. Glass was appointed to the Ontario Superior Court. With its offices at its present location since 1960, the firm carried on as Gemmill, Farn and Reynolds until the passing of David Gemmill and retirement of Ivan Reynolds – both after distinguished careers of 40 plus years.
Commencing 2019 the firm merged with Johnston & Johnston LLP and progressed under the banner of Gemmill, Johnston & Jeffries LLP.
We are the longest established law firm in the Kawartha Lakes, and look forward to evolving with our growing community.
Rod obtained a Bachelor of Arts in political science from the University of Toronto in 1969. Rod then attended the Bachelor of Laws (LLB) program at Osgoode Hall, from which he graduated in 1972. For over 40 years, Rod has practiced law in this community. Rod’s practice remains focused in the areas of corporate and commercial law, real estate, and estates. Rod acts as senior counsel at the firm and mentors the firm’s articling students.