Jill's litigation and dispute resolution practice focuses on the defence of class actions and other complex claims related to product liability, negligence, contract and consumer protection. Jill is co-lead of the Firm’s Consumer Protection Group. She has acted for clients involved in numerous industries, including manufacturers of medical devices, pharmaceuticals, automobiles and all manner of food and consumer products, as well as for professional service organizations, financial institutions and insurers.
Jill is regularly asked to provide proactive advice to corporations on product warnings, recalls and litigation risks including advice related to a wide variety of regulatory regimes and regulatory tribunals. Much of her litigation experience has been gained in large, document-intensive cases involving complex financial, technical, scientific and medical issues, often with a cross-border or multi-jurisdictional focus. She has appeared at all levels of the courts in Ontario, as well as the Supreme Court of Canada.