Scott practices civil litigation and has extensive experience in municipal and insurance defence litigation. He has conducted numerous trials and motions before the Superior Court of Justice, Divisional Court and the Ontario Court of Appeal.
He is frequently asked to provide presentations on various municipal law topics at conferences and seminars sponsored by municipal lawyers’ associations, municipal risk and insurance organizations, and professional legal conference organizers. Additionally, Scott has provided edits to the leading text in the field of municipal liability and has written papers addressing recent developments in the municipal law field.
In addition to acting as lawyer for numerous municipalities and their insurers, Scott also provides legal services to clients in the areas of commercial litigation, wrongful dismissal, and Plaintiff’s personal injury.
Scott practiced with a prominent Toronto insurance defence law firm before joining the firm as Partner in 2013.
Representative Client Work
Acted as counsel for City of Mississauga in successful defence of a negligent building approval and inspection action. – 2011 ONSC 4528, 5 C.L.R. (4th) 17
Qualifications and Designations
B.Sc. (Hons) Guelph University
LL.B. Queen’s University