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Chris Clifford

Chris Clifford

Location:
Kingston, Ontario, Canada
Phone:
877-391-2923
Fax:
613-384-0501
Email:

Chris Clifford is a Queen's University graduate and former professional goaltender with the Chicago Blackhawks and Pittsburgh Penguins organizations in the NHL.

Chris' legal career began with the Toronto firm of Cassels Brock and Blackwell. He then began working for one of Eastern Ontario's top insurance defence firms - Templeman Menninga. In the fall of 1999 Chris joined forces with Ted Bergeron and together since that time they have limited their practice to the representation of injured plaintiffs and their families.

Chris has taught at the Queen's University law school and in the St. Lawrence College law program. He has lectured extensively and published in the areas of Civil Litigation and Insurance Law. At the request of the Upper Canada Law Society Chris has lectured and taught in their bar admissions course.

Chris has successfully represented injured clients and their families throughout Ontario and has successfully appeared in the Ontario Superior Court of Justice, the Financial Services Commission of Ontario, the Criminal Injuries Compensation Board, the Workers Compensation Board, the Ontario Disability Support Program appeals process and in front of the Canada Pension Appeals tribunal.

Chris has been a proud supporter of the Ontario Trial Lawyers Association, the American Trial Lawyers Association, the Advocates Society, the Ontario Brain Injury Association and the Canadian Paraplegic Association of Ontario. Chris also sits on the board of the Law Foundation of Ontario.

Areas of Practice

  • Personal Injury
  • Accident Benefits Claims
  • Catastrophic Injury Claims (Brain and Spinal Injuries)
  • Medical Malpractice

Education

  • Queen’s University

Published Works

  • Civil Litigation and Insurance Law

Classes/Seminars

  • Civil Litigation and Insurance Law
  • Bar admissions course, Upper Canada Law Society

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Ontario Trial Lawyers Association, Supporter
  • American Trial Lawyers Association
  • Advocates Society
  • Ontario Brain Injury Association
  • Canadian Paraplegic Association of Ontario
  • Law Foundation of Ontario