Welcome to Smockum Zarnett LLP

We are a Toronto law firm specializing in civil litigation, insurance law, and dispute resolution. Our legal experts are qualified and experienced to assist you in the investigation, presentation, and resolution of your claims and legal matters.

We assist our clients with a broad range of legal issues, including personal injury, insurance defence, medical and professional malpractice, municipal law, commercial litigation, and insurance coverage.

Our commitment is to provide superior, effective advice and representation to our clients in a timely manner and at reasonable cost. We strive to excel in our practice before all levels of the courts and in alternative dispute resolution.

Our lawyers bring years of experience practicing at one of Toronto's premiere insurance defense litigation firms. Our senior partners have practiced in the field of insurance for over 20 years, and they remain committed to their clients' interests and advocating on their behalf. Our lawyers appear in courts at all levels throughout the Province. We also appear before various Tribunals in the province, including the Financial Services Commission of Ontario (FSCO), Ontario Human Rights Commission (HRC) and the Workplace Safety and Insurance Board (WSIB).

We are frequently invited to lecture at continuing legal education programs and seminars. Our lawyers maintain active memberships in the Canadian Bar Association (Ontario), the Metropolitan Toronto Lawyers Association, the Medical-Legal Society of Toronto, The Advocates Society and Canadian Defence Lawyers. We maintain memberships in both the Defence Research Institute and the American Association for Justice (formerly the American Trial Lawyers Association) to monitor litigation trends in the United states.

We ensure our clients are kept current with developments in the law by arranging workshops and seminars covering specific legal topics and litigation management issues.

We invite you to contact us for further information about our firm.