Michael obtained his Honours Bachelor of Arts in Law & Society from York University and his Bachelor of Laws from the University of Sussex in Brighton, England.
Before being called to the Bar of Ontario, Michael worked as a Case Manager & Litigation Support Specialist at a well-known personal injury law firm and was also an Accident Benefits Law Clerk at a large insurance defence law firm in downtown Toronto.
Michael completed his articles with Blouin Dunn and has continued to provide comprehensive and professional legal services to his clients on a wide variety of insurance defence matters. He specializes in civil and insurance defence litigation such as personal & bodily injury, transit liability, property damage, occupier’s liability, subrogation and statutory accident benefits. He has represented large insurance companies and transit authorities at various levels of court by attending trials, arbitrations, complex motions, examinations for discovery, mediations, pre-trial conferences and other court related matters.
Michael is an active member of the Toronto Lawyers Association, Canadian Defence Lawyers and the Ontario & Canadian Bar Association.
Outside of work, Michael loves spending time with family and friends. He also enjoys sports, fitness, travel, music and exotic cuisine.
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