Lynn Turnbull


Lynn Turnbull

Senior Partner

Lynn received her Bachelor of Law degree from Osgoode Hall Law School in 1994 and was called to the Ontario Bar in 1996. She joined the Black Sutherland LLP team in 1997 and has been a partner at the firm since 2005.

Prior to completing her LLB degree, Lynn spent nine years in the insurance industry in progressively responsible positions. During that time, she obtained her Chartered Insurance Professionals designation.

Lynn is a member of the insurance defence group. As a senior litigator, her areas of practice include complex motor and recreational vehicle accidents, occupiers’ liability, product liability, medical malpractice, professional negligence, transportation claims and property claims.

Lynn has acquired extensive jury trial experience at the Superior Court of Justice, where she has achieved outstanding results for her clients.

In addition to being a member of the Canadian and Ontario Bar Associations, Lynn is a member of the Insurance Institute of Canada, Canadian Defence Lawyers, the Advocates’ Society, the Women’s Law Association of Ontario, the Toronto Lawyers Association and the Toronto Insurance Women’s Association.

Lynn is a proud supporter of the Barbara Turnbull Foundation for Spinal Cord Research and the annual Spinal Cord Injury Ontario’s Barbara Turnbull Open to raise funds for spinal cord injury research and rehabilitation services.


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