Senior Associate & Lawyer
Email | [email protected]
Phone | 416.408.4252, Ext.246
Jan received her Bachelor of Arts (Honors) in Development Studies from Huron University College at the University of Western Ontario in 2005 and her J.D. from Western’s Law School in 2009. While attending law school, Jan volunteered with the school’s Community Legal Clinic and Pro-Bono Students Canada. She also participated in an international exchange program at ESADE in Barcelona where she studied both International and European Union law. Jan was called to the bar in June 2010.
Jan’s Personal Injury practice is focused on medical malpractice and professional liability.
Jan is a passionate advocate for her clients and their families. When not practicing law, Jan enjoys travelling, playing soccer or volleyball and spending time with her husband and two children.
University of Western Ontario, Faculty of Law, J.D. – 2009
Huron University College at the University of Western Ontario, B.A. – 2005
Professional Associations and Memberships
Ontario Trial Lawyers Association (OTLA), Member
Medical Malpractice Section, OTLA, Current Co-chair
Canadian Bar Association
Ontario Bar Association
The Advocates’ Society
Medico-Legal Society of Toronto
Toronto Lawyers Association
University of Toronto’s Health Law Advocacy Program, Mentor
New Lawyers Division, OTLA, Former Co-Chair
Women’s Caucus, OTLA, Former Co-Chair
Volunteer with Pro-Bono Law Ontario
Why Canadians are Reluctant to Sue?
The Standard of Care: What to expect from Healthcare Providers
After the Breach – Causation in Medical Malpractice Cases
How to Advocate for Yourself in the Healthcare System
What is a Limitation Period and How will it affect my Medical Malpractice Action?
One Year On – Goudge’s Medical Liability Review
Medical Malpractice: Working with Electronic Medical Records