Husein Panju is a Consultant and In-House Legal Counsel at StrategyCorp. He provides consulting support in the areas of public affairs, communications and management consulting.
Husein has represented every level of Canadian government as in-house legal counsel, including the federal Department of Justice; the Ontario Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing; the Ontario Ministry of the Attorney-General; and the cities of Mississauga and Hamilton. He has successfully litigated in hundreds of proceedings at all levels of Ontario trial and appellate courts, and before several tribunals, including the Ontario Municipal Board. Husein has also worked directly with politicians and staff to develop creative solutions to further their policy mandates.
Husein is the creator and host of an award-winning podcast series, Lawyered, on which top Canadian lawyers take a critical look at current legal and policy issues. This program is the first of its kind, and attracts over 500 downloads per week from lawyers and non-lawyers alike.
Husein holds a B.A. in Psychology from York University and a J.D. law degree from Queen’s University. In law school, he placed first at the Canadian National Public Speaking Championships and also represented Canada at the World University Debating Championships.