Jennifer Guy, Senior Partner
Coverage • General Liability • Professional Liability • Environmental & Property
Jennifer is a problem-solver who thrives on complexity. Her practice encompasses both the provision of coverage advice and the defence of insured interests. She provides coverage opinions and advice to domestic and international insurers, relating to commercial general liability, construction wrap-up, errors and omissions, environmental impairment, directors and officers, property, and automobile policies, as well as excess and umbrella policies, specialty coverages including life insurance agents E&O, information technology E&O, multimedia liability and contractor’s protective liability.
Jennifer also provides coverage counsel in major multi-jurisdictional coverage disputes including class actions, product recall, environmental disasters, mass torts, and multidistrict litigation including provision of coverage advice relative to long tail liability, allocation between insurers and allocation between insurer and policyholder. She defends product liability actions involving pharmaceutical and medical devices, failures of large industrial equipment, and consumer goods as well as municipalities, school boards, medical laboratories, property management companies and retailers.
Jennifer earned her B.A. and LL.B. from the University of Toronto in 1997 and 2000 respectively and was called to the Bar of Ontario in 2002.
SOCIETY AND ASSOCIATION MEMBERSHIP
Canadian Defence Lawyers • Ontario Bar Association • Advocates’ Society