Experience

Karen’s insurance practice includes both defence and subrogation work. She defends actions against Life & Disability insurers for payment of disability and life insurance benefits. She also defends various types of tort actions against her clients’ insured’s including bodily injury actions arising from motor vehicle and slip and fall accidents, property damage claims arising from various perils, and dental malpractice claims. She also has experience with a wide variety of subrogated claims including property damage and loss of use claims arising from motor vehicle accidents, thefts, fire losses, product liability and professional negligence.

In addition to handling both defence and subrogated claims, Karen provides coverage opinions to insurance clients with respect to various types of insurance policies and also defends actions against insurers regarding insurance coverage issues.

Professional Activities

  • Member, Canadian Bar Association – Insurance and Civil Litigation Subsections
  • Member, National Association of Subrogation Professionals (NASP)