2017 Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory Rankings

Lexpert Ranked Thumbnail We are proud to announce that 14 of Thomson, Rogers’ lawyers have earned the distinction of being listed in the 2017 Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory. To be included in the directory is an acknowledgement of excellence by their peers. Congratulations to: DAVID NEILL – listed as  Repeatedly Recommended in Plaintiff Personal Injury Litigation PATRICK SCHMIDT – listed as Consistently … Continued

Thomson, Rogers named as one of Canada’s Top Personal Injury Law Firms

Posted May 1st, 2017

Top 10 Boutique Seal Our Clients’ Success Is Our Biggest Award Thomson, Rogers has been named one of the Top Personal Injury Law Firms by Canadian Lawyer Magazine. It is a great honour to be recognized by our peers, but also to know that they have acknowledged our passion for helping people. Throughout our 80+ years of legal service, … Continued

Motorcycle Insurance Payment Contest

Posted April 5, 2017

Winner For Insurance Payment Contest We recently ran a contest at the Thomson, Rogers booth at the Toronto Motorcycle Show and the Toronto Motorcycle SPRINGSHOW for a chance to win up to $500 towards your motorcycle insurance payment. Both shows were an amazing success that saw thousands of people come through our booth, many of them entering for their chance … Continued

PIA Law 2017 Platinum Sponsor of Brain Injury Society of Toronto

As a founding member of PIA Law, Thomson, Rogers is proud to announce that we are a 2017 Platinum Sponsor of the Brain Injury Society of Toronto (BIST). The Brain Injury Society of Toronto depends on funds from donations, sponsorship fees and fundraising events in order to provide a variety of programs and services to its … Continued

Telephone Scam

telephone scam alert thumbnail We have recently been made aware of a telephone scam involving someone portraying himself as representing Thomson Rogers. These calls are completely unauthorized. Thomson Rogers, our lawyers, staff and representatives do not randomly call people for any purpose, nor have we ever engaged any third party to do so on our behalf. At Thomson Rogers, … Continued

Recipients of the Thomson Rogers 80th Anniversary Charitable Giveaway Announced

Posted November 14, 2016

Thomson Rogers celebrates 80th anniversary with 80K charitable giveaway thumbnail On November 10, 2016, at the Toronto ABI Network Conference, Alan Farrer, managing partner of Thomson Rogers, enjoyed the honour of presenting Spinal Cord Injury Ontario (SCIO) as the grand recipient of the Thomson Rogers 80th Anniversary Charitable Giveaway. SCIO received $30,000.00 to support their continued efforts to assist people with spinal cord injuries and other … Continued

Winner of TR Leafs Tickets from Toronto ABI Network Conference 2016

Toronto Maple Leafs Tickets Winner thumbnail On November 10-11, 2016, Thomson Rogers was proud to be the Diamond sponsor of the Toronto ABI Network Conference held at the Toronto Marriott Downtown Eaton Centre Hotel. We held a draw for a pair of Toronto Maple Leafs vs Boston Bruins tickets. We are pleased to announce the winner is Joanna Glazer of JP … Continued

Thomson Rogers Donates 65 iPads to Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital

Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital | November 7, 2016

iPads for Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital thumbnail    On November 7th, 2016, personal injury lawyers Deanna Gilbert and Darcy Merkur, on behalf of Thomson Rogers, donated 65 new iPads to Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital. The iPads will go to kids and families for their use during their time away from home. For more on Thomson Rogers in the Community: Recipients of … Continued

Thomson Rogers Welcomes Two New Associates

Posted October 5, 2016

New Associates, Gregory Sills and John-Paul Zeni The partners of Thomson, Rogers are pleased to announce that two of our articling students, Gregory G. Sills and John-Paul Zeni, are now associate lawyers with the firm. Gregory G. Sills has joined our planning and municipal group. He will be working with partners Jeff Wilker and David Germain. John-Paul Zeni has joined our personal injury … Continued

Thomson Rogers Donating $80K in Celebration of Its 80th Anniversary

Posted September 8, 2016

Thomson Rogers celebrates its 80th anniversary This year Thomson Rogers proudly celebrates its 80th anniversary as a Law Firm.  We look back through the years and fondly recall the many clients and friends who’ve touched our hearts and inspired us with their courage and perseverance. To honour our clients and to recognize their ultimate achievements in reclaiming their lives following a … Continued

Best Lawyers in Canada 2017

August 10, 2016

Best Lawyers in Canada - Thomson Roger Published annually by Best Lawyers®, The Best Lawyers in Canada is one of the country’s most highly regarded legal directories. Inclusion is based on an exhaustive peer-review survey and a thorough authentication process. We are proud to announce that the following 14 lawyers from Thomson, Rogers were selected for inclusion in 11th Edition of The Best … Continued

2016 Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory Rankings

Posted June 21, 2016

Lexpert Ranked Thumbnail We are proud to announce that 15 of Thomson, Rogers’ lawyers have earned the distinction of being listed in the 2016 Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory. To be included in the directory is an acknowledgement of excellence by their peers. Congratulations to: Roger T. Beaman – Repeatedly Recommended in Property Development Craig Brown – Most Frequently Recommended in Plaintiff Personal Injury … Continued

Vote for Richard Halpern as Top 25 Influential Changemaker

Posted June 2, 2016

Richard Halpern, best personal injury lawyer Toronto Voting is now open for Canadian Lawyer’s annual Top 25 Most Influential Lawyers poll. Thomson, Rogers is proud to announce that Richard Halpern has been nominated in the Changemakers category, which recognizes lawyers who are catalysts for positive change and innovation. With more than 30 years of experience, Richard has dedicated his practice exclusively to … Continued

Major Accident Benefits Changes Come into Effect on June 1st, 2016

Posted April 18, 2016

Statutory Accident Benefits Schedule Summary Chart (for accidents on or after June 1, 2016) To help those in Ontario understand the major automobile insurance changes and the new reduced accident benefits limits, Thomson, Rogers – personal injury lawyers – has prepared two useful accident benefits summary charts. The first chart: Statutory Accident Benefits Schedule Summary (for accidents on or after June 1, 2016) highlights the accident benefits available for each … Continued

Potential Claims against Ottawa based Chiropodist, Dr. Pierre Dupont

Posted April 11, 2016

Pierre Dupont thumbnail Thomson, Rogers has been retained to investigate possible medical negligence claims against Ontario registered Chiropodist, Dr. Pierre Dupont, working in the Ottawa area. The investigation will focus on allegations concerning a common stent procedure performed by Dr. Dupont on people with flat feet and the complications that are alleged to have resulted, including allegations regarding … Continued

Canadian Disability Participation Project

Posted February 11, 2016

Canadian Disability Participation Project logo Thomson, Rogers is proud to announce that we are a community partner of the Canadian Disability Participation Project (CDPP). The CDPP is an alliance of university, public, private and government sector partners working together to enhance community participation among Canadians with physical disabilities. Their goals are: to develop, test and implement evidence-based best-practices to increase … Continued

New Partner – Ian Furlong

Posted January 12, 2016

Ian Furlong - best personal injury lawyer in Toronto Thomson, Rogers is pleased to announce that Ian Furlong is now a partner with the firm.

PIA Law Lawyers Launch Innovative New Personal Injury Module

December 11, 2015

Recently, lawyers representing all three of the PIA Law firms worked alongside LexisNexis Canada to help create the Lexis Practice Advisor’s Personal Injury (Ontario) module. The module was designed as a comprehensive guide on how to prepare a personal injury case. Lawyers from across Canada will now have an opportunity to access documents prepared for … Continued

Bill 73, Smart Growth for Our Communities Act, 2015 Given Royal Assent

Royal assent granted December 4, 2015

Stephen D'Agostino, municipal lawyer The Ontario Legislature has made significant amendments to the Development Charges Act and Planning Act. Royal assent was granted on December 4, 2015. While it will take some time to understand the full impact of the changes, here is what you should be watching for: Changes to the Development Charges Act Transit Services are added … Continued