Documenting the life and career of John Honsberger (b. 1923), a Toronto- area lawyer. Interview topics include: his father's law practice; his experiences in law school; recollections of various judges and lawyers; cases; his editorship of various law publications. Interview conducted by Christine J.N. Kates. File includes 11 audio cassette recordings, and a transcript with index (423 p.).
Date Started: 24/02/1982
Date Completed: 11/06/1982
Status: Please contact Osgoode Society for more information
Mr. Honsberger combines the practice of law, which is focused on bankruptcy and insolvency law, with writing in different areas of law, including its history and the legal profession. He was the founding and only editor of the Law Society of Upper Canada Gazette. In 1985 he was a first recipient of the Law Society… Read more »