Lawyers at Black Sutherland LLP generally have a two-fold objective: first, to work with clients to create long-term preventative strategies that advance their legal interests, and second, to provide assertive representation in litigation. Overall, the firm is committed to recommending the most appropriate steps to safeguard client’s interests and minimize their legal risk
Motor vehicle and occupiers’ liability disputes are two of the most common forms of insurance litigation in Ontario. Black Sutherland LLP offers extraordinary advocacy and on-going advice on how insurers can best meet their legal obligations. Insurers trust the firm to provide timely, relevant and valuable services.
Over its decades-long history, Black Sutherland LLP has established a reputation as an able advocate in a diverse array of insurance defence cases. Its representation in personal injury claims such as vehicle collisions and occupiers’ liability has regularly included unique issues that require significant attention. As trial advocates, the firm’s lawyers are consistently engaged in the details of each case to provide the best possible representation.
Specifically, Black Sutherland LLP has defended against complex injury claims such as brain and spinal cord injury as a result of alleged negligence. The firm navigates complicated issues of causation and liability to effectively convey client arguments before juries and judges. Firm personnel can appropriately analyze complex medical issues, relying on expert testimony when necessary, to demonstrate the validity of a client’s defence.