Our litigation strength is undisputed, particularly with respect to Insurance: Dispute Resolution. Our national insurance group is unique in its size, composition and specialization with a team of professionals across Canada – the only firm with a national commercial insurance footprint.
Our clients include many of the largest national and global insurers, reinsurers and reciprocals. In addition, we provide legal services to brokerage firms, companies and municipalities carrying substantial self-insured retentions, adjusting firms and regulatory bodies involved in the insurance industry.
Our clients rely on BLG to ensure their policies are appropriately worded, confirm the requisite coverage, and defend against claims. BLG lawyers have established, long standing, relationships with our clients and have a deep understanding of their business, objectives and priorities. The result is that they and their insureds will be well served by knowledgeable counsel with whom they are familiar and comfortable.
BLG’s insurance defence practice encompasses all types of matters, including: defence of class actions; claims relating to automotive and aviation issues; rail, road and maritime transportation; municipal liability; construction and engineering; medical and health care entities; product liability; occupiers liability; and professional liability matters including directors’ and officers’ liability and errors and omissions.