Kathryn Kirkpatrick

Kathryn Kirkpatrick  


Executive Summary

Kathryn Kirkpatrick is a litigator practising in the areas of police liability, municipal liability, construction, tort law, occupiers' liability, defamation and insurance defence including professional negligence and motor vehicle claims. She is a partner in the Toronto office of Borden Ladner Gervais LLP. Her experience includes defending police liability claims including malicious prosecution, false arrest, negligence, negligent investigation, assault and breach of Charter rights. Kathryn has defended negligence claims against municipalities involving municipal housing, property, maintenance and design of roadways and utilities, and claims against Children's Aid Societies.

Representative Work

  • Providing written and oral advocacy at all levels of court including trials, appeals and contested motions.
  • Representing clients in alternative dispute resolution including mediating police liability, municipal liability, occupiers' liability, construction, property and motor vehicle claims.
  • Defending professional negligence claims against brokers, nursing homes and Children's Aid Societies.

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