Claude has practiced exclusively in insurance defence since the early 1980s. He is both a founding partner of Blouin, Dunn LLP and a founding member of the Canadian Defence Lawyers. In addition, he is a member in good standing of the Law Society of Upper Canada, the Advocates’ Society, the Defence Research Institute, L’association Des Juristes D’Expression Francaise De L’Ontario and the Metropolitan Toronto Lawyers Association.
He focuses on accident benefits and bodily injury cases as well as coverage disputes, property liability, product liability matters and priority and loss transfer arbitrations. He gives strategic advice on claims handling protocol and procedures to clients and spends a significant amount of time mentoring other lawyers within the firm.
Claude has served on the Bar Dispute Resolution Group Forum at The Financial Services Commission of Ontario. He has taught at the Bar Admission course and regularly speaks at continuing education conferences on various insurance law topics. Claude also conducts seminars for clients on practical and insurance issues.
Claude is an avid wine collector and outside of work he enjoys tennis, cycling and travelling, particularly to wine country destinations.
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