Known for being fair, honest, and a great communicator, Anthony Espejo provides strategic and practical advice for commercial litigation and insurance matters. His sound judgement leads to targeted advice to find the best resolutions while his experience means he avoids wasting time or energy on strategies that aren’t productive.
Clear communication is one of his biggest strengths as an experienced insurance defence litigator. He works through a problem logically to find the most fair and reasonable resolution, but won’t hesitate to take a hard line and fiercely protect a client’s interest when needed in mediations, pre-trial conferences, judicial dispute resolutions, chambers, and trials.
Anthony is a skilled problem-solver who finds solutions by getting to know the details of each client and their unique circumstances. With a particular interest and expertise in medical files, personal injury, and other special claims, Anthony represents surgeons and other physicians and assists senior counsel in conducting examinations, and liability assessments. His practice covers a range of industries, including accounting, construction, commercial tenants, and manufacturers. For employment law, he represents both employers and employees in matters including termination, wrongful dismissal, reasonable notice, and restrictive covenants.
His experience in the insurance industry allows him to outline possible outcomes at the start to avoid unnecessary surprises for his clients. He represents insurers and individuals in matters including auto policies, property, commercial general liability, and disability issues. As defense counsel, Anthony handles first- and third-party claims involving liability and quantum assessments and disputes. He is also experienced in defending SEF 44 claims. As coverage counsel, Anthony advises his clients on issues that include the Workers’ Compensation Board bar to action, section B, failure to disclose a material change in risk, misrepresentation, and defamation. He provides opinions to insurers on topics such as coverage issues, liability, and claims falling under the Workers’ Compensation Act.
Anthony believes the best marketing is delivering good work and never shying away from the hard work. Clients can rest assured knowing that Anthony always puts in the additional work necessary to provide them with exceptional support.