Associate announcement

Amanda Smallwood Joins Lenczner Slaght

February 6, 2019

Lenczner Slaght is pleased to announce Amanda Smallwood has joined the firm as Counsel.

Amanda is a litigator with a focus on healthcare. She has acted for professionals in a range of sensitive and complex matters before disciplinary and regulatory tribunals, and before all levels of court in Ontario. She has also presented continuing education programs for various healthcare providers, providing practical advice on how to reduce the risk of complaints and litigation in professional practice.

Prior to joining Lenczner Slaght, Amanda served as a law clerk for the judges of the Ontario Divisional Court and the Superior Court in Toronto, gaining early exposure to the way judges think about and apply the law. She went on to use these insights as a litigator with a leading insurance defence firm in Toronto, primarily defending professional negligence and malpractice claims, regulatory proceedings, human rights complaints, and related appeals.

Welcome, Amanda!

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Amanda Smallwood

Lenczner Slaght

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Osgoode Hall Law School

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