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Erika graduated from Osgoode Hall Law School in 2009 and was called to the Ontario bar in 2010. Before to joining Bruder Springstead in 2020, Erika practiced at a small legal boutique defending professional negligence claims. Prior to that, Erika represented plaintiffs in personal injury matters while practicing at a prominent downtown litigation firm for 5 years, and defended a wide variety of insurance related claims at an insurance defence litigation boutique in her initial years of practice. Erika also has experience in complex insurance coverage issues. Currently, Erika’s practice at Bruder Springstead focuses on professional negligence, occupiers’ liability, motor vehicle accident claims, and property loss claims.
Erika has represented clients before the License Appeal Tribunal, Ontario Superior Court of Justice, and Ontario Court of Appeal. Having represented both plaintiffs and defendants in a broad range of matters, Erika has a unique perspective and understanding of the strategy and motivations of both sides. She is an experienced litigator, with a practical and pragmatic approach and calm demeanor.
In her free time, Erika enjoys running, yoga, cooking, and spending time with her daughter.
- Ontario, 2010
- J.D., Osgoode Hall Law School, 2009
- Law Society of Ontario
- Ontario Bar Association