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Timothy Alexander

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P: 416-593-3900
F: 416-593-2973
  • Called to the Bar of Ontario, 1986
  • LL.B., Osgoode Hall Law School, 1984
  • B.A., (Honours) Political Studies, Queen’s University, 1980
Timothy Alexander

Tim is widely recognized for his skillful management of large, complex litigation cases, including class actions, involving professional liability, product liability, construction defect and negligent design, catastrophic personal injuries and defence of public authorities.

Tim works in partnership with his clients; sophisticated litigants who appreciate his talent for quickly analyzing and assessing claims and bringing them to a prompt and fair resolution. He has defended financial advisors, insurance brokers, real estate agents, and engineers from a wide variety of disciplines. He has extensive experience in automobile insurance issues with a focus on catastrophic claims involving head or spinal cord injuries. He also represents municipalities and other public authorities in claims involving road design and maintenance as well as regulatory negligence. Tim’s product liability experience includes complex claims involving the interaction of medical and technical issues.

Tim has successfully litigated cases before all levels of court in Ontario, including the Court of Appeal.

  • LL.B., Osgoode Hall Law School, 1984
  • B.A., (Honours) Political Studies, Queen’s University, 1980
 Practice Areas  Called to the Bar
  • Called to the Bar of Ontario, 1986
 Assistant  Experience
  • Defence of class actions involving construction defects

  • Challenges to jurisdiction in professional liability and personal injury cases

  • Defence of sports injury claims involving catastrophic injuries

  • Obtaining a dismissal of an action at trial brought by a severely injured plaintiff against a provincial regulatory agency



  • Recognized in Best Lawyers® in Canada 2020 for Insurance Law
  • Rated by Lexpert® Canadian Legal Directory as Leading Practitioner (Repeatedly Recommended) in Commercial Insurance Litigation


  • Law Society of Ontario
  • Ontario Bar Association - Insurance, Civil Litigation and Construction sections
  • Toronto Lawyers Association
  • Defence Research Institute
  • Canadian Defence Lawyers


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