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Nationwide - Canada Dispute Resolution: Class Action (Plaintiff)
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Dispute Resolution: Class Action (Plaintiff) - Nationwide - Canada
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What the team is known for

Koskie Minsky operates a leading Toronto-based class action group, representing plaintiffs from both the public and private sectors throughout every stage of class proceedings and at all levels of court. The firm commands considerable respect for its representation of plaintiffs in residential schools and Crown liability and government negligence cases. Its other areas of expertise include securities, consumer protection, product liability and environmental actions.

Strengths

"Koskie Minsky has very high-quality lawyers."

Notable practitioners

Toronto-based Kirk Baert possesses a wealth of class action experience and heads the firm's class action group. He is regularly instructed to handle high-profile cases on a broad range of issues, including those relating to securities and public law.
"Kirk Baert is one of the obvious leading lawyers in the class action sphere."

Celeste Poltak stands out for her work on high-profile class actions and her experience in appellate proceedings. She is based in Toronto.
"She has been practising in this area for a very long time and is very good at what she does."

Jonathan Ptak is highlighted in the market for his experience in the class actions space, with a particular focus on insurance and professional negligence. He has appeared before all levels of court in Ontario.
"He is a very good lawyer who stands out."

James Sayce is based in Toronto and has a strong record for pursuing class action lawsuits on behalf of plaintiffs. He is particularly adept at assisting with cases involving securities, competition and consumer protection issues.
"James is a smart lawyer who takes on and runs complicated files."

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Dispute Resolution: Class Action (Plaintiff)

Kirk M. Baert
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Kirk M. Baert
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Celeste Poltak
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Celeste Poltak
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Jonathan Ptak
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Jonathan Ptak
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James Sayce
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James Sayce
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