Bruce Johnston was admitted to the Quebec Bar in 1993. He obtained his Bachelor of Civil Law (B.C.L.) and Bachelor of laws (LL.B.) degrees from McGill University in 1992. He also holds a B.A. in history from McGill.
He began his career in 1993 in a national law firm and founded Trudel & Johnston in 1998 with Philippe Trudel. Together, they have represented their clients with remarkable success before the Supreme Court of Canada, the Superior Court and Court of Appeal of Quebec, the Federal Court and many administrative tribunals.
Bruce is a frequent guest speaker on the subject of class actions, as well as government liability, access to information, consumer protection and international human rights law. He sits on the Committee of the Quebec Bar on class actions as well as on the Committee of the Quebec bar on Consumer protection law.