Heather Weir

Heather Weir

Associate
Location:
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Phone:
416-800-1151
Fax:
416-594-9690
Email:

Heather has a diverse civil and commercial litigation practice with experience in contract, negligence, professional liability, health and employment matters spanning a wide range of clients and industries. Prior to joining the firm in 2008, Heather was In-House Litigation Counsel at the Canadian Private Copying Collective, enforcing compliance with provisions of the Copyright Act and related tariffs. Heather articled, and spent three years as a litigation associate, with Bennett Jones in Toronto. Heather is an experienced advocate who regularly appears in both provincial and federal courts, mediations and other investigative and dispute resolution forums. Heather combines her law and business training to provide clients with practical advice in managing and resolving legal disputes.

Year Joined Firm

  • 2008

Areas of Practice

  • Civil Litigation
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Contract
  • Negligence
  • Professional Liability
  • Health
  • Employment

Education

  • Osgoode Hall Law School, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    • LL.B. - 2000
  • University of Western Ontario
    • B.A. - 1996
  • Schulich School of Business
    • M.B.A. - 2000

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Canadian Bar Association
  • The Advocates’ Society

Past Employment Positions

  • Canadian Private Copying Collective, In-House Litigation Counsel
  • Bennett Jones in Toronto, Litigation Associate

Pro Bono Activities

  • Law Society of Upper Canada