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Jamie Macdonald’s practice focuses on insurance law. He regularly acts for insurance companies and financial institutions on disputes concerning general liability insurance, property insurance, health and life insurance (particularly disability benefit claims), and professional liability insurance. He also provides coverage opinions and regulatory advice.
Mr. Macdonald frequently represents local and multinational corporations, financial institutions, and universities in class action litigation, transnational proceedings, administrative law, and contractual disputes.
Mr. Macdonald has appeared before all levels of court in Ontario and Saskatchewan, as well as numerous administrative tribunals.
LL.B., University of Ottawa, 2006
M.A., Carleton University, 2003
B.A.(Hons.), University of Toronto, 2001
- Ontario 2007
- J.D.S. Tory Writing Award
- Winner of the Canadian IT Law Association Student Writing Competition
- Law Society of Upper Canada
Apples to apples no more: Court of Appeal clarifies the proper approach to deducting collateral benefits in Ontario MVA claims
Publication | December 2018
Battle of the statutes: Ontario Court of Appeal upholds occupiers’ waivers in the face of conflicting consumer protection legislation
Publication | April 2018
Ontario Court of Appeal provides guidance on when an insurer has to appoint independent counsel to defend an insured
Publication | October 2017
Publication | July 2017