Insurance

Overview

Lavery is a recognized leader in the fields of property insurance, life and disability insurance, and liability insurance. Lavery’s expertise in this field is recommended by the 2018 Canadian Legal LEXPERT Directory.

Whether you are an insurer, a risk manager, a broker, an adjuster, or a representative, you have everything to gain from consulting us at the earliest stages of a claim. Should there be a dispute, our experienced litigators will represent you effectively in court or using alternative dispute resolution methods. The same applies if you are managing a major corporation, a SME or looking out for your own interests as an industry professional, Lavery will provide you with the professional advice you need.

The insurance industry is not immune to the wave of convergence that is sweeping corporations, financial groups, and banks, leading insurance companies to consolidate their operations. A trusted legal partner such as Lavery can help them achieve this.

Services

  • Drafting and analysis of insurance contracts
  • Drafting of distribution contracts
  • Advice on the selection and purchase of insurance products
  • Legal opinions on the scope of coverage
  • Support for claims adjusters during investigations
  • Assessment of property insurance claims
  • Life and disability insurance
  • Fidelity bonds
  • Property insurance
  • Business interruption insurance
  • Cyber liability insurance
  • Multiple insurance
  • Excess insurance
  • Reinsurance
  • Subrogation claims
  • Civil liability insurance matters
  • Product liability
  • Carrier's liability
  • Directors' and officers' liability
  • Professional liability
  • Disciplinary law
  • Class actions
  • Evaluation of bodily injury and negotiation of structured settlements
  • Representation before the courts
  • Alternative dispute resolution methods, including arbitration and mediation




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