Helga Morales is a law clerk in the Insurance and Tort Liability Group in the Toronto office of Borden Ladner Gervais LLP.
Helga has worked exclusively in the area of civil litigation for 15 years with particular emphasis on insurance defence work in the areas of personal injury, professional negligence, dental malpractice, municipal liability, police liability and products liability.
Helga assists counsel in all aspects of the litigation practice, including liaising with clients, experts and investigators, and assisting with discoveries, mediation and trial preparation.
Helga has a particular interest in e-discovery issues. She has been involved in large document cases and has worked with programs such as SUMMATION. She has also assisted counsel in large projects, including fraud cases involving commercial towing, resulting in significant experience with the process for obtaining possession of vehicles pursuant to the Ontario Repair and Storage Liens Act.
She speaks several languages including French and Spanish.