Barjinder - Personal and Accident Injury Lawyer
Barjinder (Bobby) Kalsi, LL.B., MBA

BARRISTER & SOLICITOR

PHONE: (905) 595-2855 EMAIL: Click to display the email

MEMBERSHIPS

  • Ontario Bar Association
  • Law Society of Upper Canada
After being called to the Bar in 2005, Barjinder (Bobby) Kalsi began his career in insurance defense litigation working for insurance companies defending personal injury claims. Subsequently, Bobby spent years working in corporate finance, M&A and capital markets where he represented some of the largest and most reputable companies in the world. He has since re-dedicated his career to helping accident victims receive compensation for their injuries. Currently, Bobby practices in all areas of motor vehicle accident law, occupiers' liability and long-term/short-term disability litigation. He specializes in cases that have reached advanced stages of litigation and/or FSCO arbitrations. In addition to completing his LL.B. from the University of Western Ontario, Bobby also completed his MBA from the University of Toronto. He is a member of the Law Society of Upper Canada and the Ontario Trial Lawyers Association. Bobby is a big sports fan and spends his free time playing soccer and golf.

Thomas Long - Personal Injury Lawyer
Thomas Long

BARRISTER & SOLICITOR

PHONE: (905) 595-2855 EMAIL: Click to display the email

MEMBERSHIPS:

  • Canadian Bar Association
  • Ontario Bar Association
  • Law Society of Upper Canada
Advocates’ Society and Volunteer Lawyers Services Thomas joined the firm as an associate in 2013. Prior to joining BK Personal Injury Law, now operating as Kalsi & Associates, he spent considerable time clerking for the Ministry of the Attorney General in their civil litigation department. He followed suit by completing his articles with a prominent Peel Region litigation firm. Thomas graduated from York University with a B.A. in Political Science before going on to earn his LL.B. from the University of Southampton in 2009. Thomas’ practice is focused in civil litigation in the areas of personal injury, accident benefits, occupiers’ liability, and negligence. He is a member of the Law Society of Upper Canada, the Canadian Bar Association, and the Ontario Bar Association. In his leisure hours, Thomas is a keen sportsman and can often be found on the ski hills and ice rinks of Southern Ontario.

Yousef Jabbour - Commercial litigation and personal injury lawyer in Toronto
Yousef Jabbour

BARRISTER & SOLICITOR

PHONE: (905) 595-2855 EMAIL: Click to display the email

MEMBERSHIPS:

  • Canadian Bar Association
  • Ontario Bar Association
  • Law Society of Upper Canada
Yousef proudly joined BK Personal Injury Law, now operating as Kalsi & Associates, as an associate in April 2013. Prior to that, and following his call to the Bar in 2007, Yousef worked as an associate with a specialized commercial litigation lawyer in Toronto and practiced personal injury law at a downtown firm. He gained extensive experience in the areas of civil and commercial litigation, and successfully represented his clients in all facets of personal injury law, including motor vehicle accidents, slip and falls, and accident benefits claims. Throughout his legal career, Yousef has appeared before all levels of the Ontario Courts. He has successfully appeared before the Ontario Court of Appeal, conducted trials and motions before the Superior Court of Justice, and performed arbitrations before the Financial Services Commission of Ontario. Yousef graduated with Honours from the LL.B. program at the University of Sheffield, England. He was called to the Israel Bar where he practiced personal injury law before moving to Canada. Prior to attending law school, Yousef managed a profitable family business. In his spare time, Yousef enjoys spending time with his wife and three young daughters, playing soccer, and watching sports.

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Maryam Elias

Licensed Paralegal

PHONE: (905) 595-2855 EMAIL: Click to display the email Maryam Elias completed her Paralegal Program from Sheridan College. Upon Graduation she began working in immigration law as an assistant to an immigration consultant in Toronto. Maryam has been licensed since 2010. Upon obtaining her paralegal license she litigated for plaintiffs in Small Claims Court. She has considerable experience as a Paralegal as she has appeared before the Small Claims Court and several tribunals across Ontario. Maryam started working for Kalsi & Associated in January of 2014 as a licensed paralegal. She possesses a great deal of experience dealing with all aspects of personal injury claims. She has extensive knowledge dealing with Accident Benefits (Auto Insurance) and Tort claims arising out of Personal Injuries caused to innocent parties. Maryam has assisted various Lawyers with the oversight, management, administration and decision making involved in running Client's files in a fast paced personal injury litigation practice. Maryam currently practices in the area of client consultations, file management and Accident Benefits. She continues to assist Clients with questions and/or concerns that arise from a personal injury incident. ‎She has gained the ability to effectively manage many personal injury claims and has acquired excellent people skills, customer service orientation and office management abilities.

Daniel Savoie - Personal injury and accident benefit claims lawyer
Daniel Savoie

BARRISTER & SOLICITOR

PHONE: (905) 595-2855 EMAIL: Click to display the email

MEMBERSHIPS:

  • Law Society of Upper Canada
Dan was born and raised in Toronto. He attended the University of Toronto, Scarborough Campus where he received an honours degree, specializing in philosophy, and double minoring in political science and history. Dan earned his law degree from the University of New Brunswick. During his time studying at UNB he volunteered with Pro Bono Students Canada(PBSC). He later took on the Program Coordinator position for PBSC helping to pair law students with various non-profit organizations throughout Fredericton and the surrounding community. Following his graduation from UNB Law Dan completed his articles with one of the oldest and most established firms in Scarborough. After his call to the bar, in 2011 he continued working with that firm and established a busy practice as a general litigator. Dan later went on to work as in-house counsel for one the largest insurance companies in Canada. During his time working in the insurance industry, his practice focused on personal injury and accident benefits claims. Dan has made numerous successful appearances before various courts and administrative tribunals including the Ontario Superior Court of Justice and the Financial Service Commission of Ontario. Dan joined Kalsi & Associates in March of 2015. He hopes to use his extensive litigation experience and unique knowledge gained working in the insurance industry to help his clients obtain the fair compensation they deserve as a result of their injuries. When he`s not in the office, Dan is an avid board game player and has earned a fearsome reputation around many card tables. Most of all, he enjoys spending time with his lovely wife Andrea, and their imaginary cat, `Paws`.

Richard - Accident Benefits, Slip and Fall, Short and Long Term Claim lawyer
Richard Brown

Licensed Paralegal

PHONE: (905) 595-2855 EMAIL: Click to display the email

MEMBERSHIPS:

  • Law Society of Upper Canada
  • Ontario Paralegal Association
Richard Brown completed his Paralegal Education program with honours from Humber College in 2012 and started working at Kalsi & Associates, formerly known as BK Personal Injury Law in September as a legal assistant. After successfully completing his licensing exam, he was promoted to a licensed paralegal and managed Accident Benefits files at the firm. Richard currently practices in the area of client consultation and file management. He is quite versatile in the area of Accident Benefits, Slip and Fall and Short term and Long Term Claim. His main target is managing new or current client’s concerns about the process of making a claim. On his time away from the office he enjoys cooking, swimming, playing soccer and occasionally participate in numerous charity event including the Build a House Project(s) at the Toronto Habitat for Humanity.

Lauren Kehoe - Personal Injury lawyer in Toronto
Lauren Kehoe

BARRISTER & SOLICITOR

PHONE: (905) 595-2855

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MEMBERSHIPS:

  • Ontario Bar Association
  • Law Society of Upper Canada

Lauren Kehoe obtained a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) degree from McMaster University in Psychology and Sociology in 2006, graduating Summa Cum Laude. She earned her Juris Doctor at Osgoode Hall Law School in 2009. While at Osgoode, Lauren completed the Intensive Program in Poverty Law and received the Harley D. Hallett Entrance Scholarship. She was called to the Ontario Bar in 2010 after articling in the personal injury department of a mid-sized Toronto firm.

Lauren has appeared before the Ontario Superior Court of Justice, the Social Benefits Tribunal, the Criminal Injuries Compensation Board, the Ontario Human Rights Commission, and the Financial Services Commission of Ontario.

Mariya Verkhovet - Personal injury lawyer in Toronto
Mariya Verkhovets

BARRISTER & SOLICITOR

PHONE: (905) 595-2855 EMAIL: Click to display the email

MEMBERSHIPS:

  • Law Society of Upper Canada
  • Ontario Bar Association
  • Canadian Bar Association
Mariya graduated from Osgoode Hall Law School with a Master of Laws (LL.M.) and Juris Doctor (J.D.). During her time at Osgoode, Mariya served as a senior caseworker for the Osgoode Business Clinic and the Osgoode Mediation Clinic. She acted as a mediator, successfully helping to settle numerous Small Claims Court disputes. Mariya was an active member of Pro Bono Students Canada, assisting unrepresented litigants with family law matters. Mariya joined Kalsi& Associates in 2014, Mariya has gained significant exposure to complex personal injury law matters. She has appeared before the Ontario Superior Court of Justice and has conducted numerous examinations for discovery.Mariya's practice primarily focuses on assisting people who were injured as a result of motor vehicle accidents and slip and falls.

Tanjoyt Deol

BARRISTER & SOLICITOR

PHONE: (905) 595-2855 EMAIL: Click to display the email

MEMBERSHIPS:

  • Law Society of Upper Canada
  • Ontario Trial Lawyers Association
  • The Canadian Bar Association
Tanjoyt is a graduate of the University of Leicester, obtaining her LL.B. with First Class Honors in 2012. During her time at law school, she was a passionate advocate for victims of human trafficking and child abuse, raising awareness through various on campus initiatives. Moreover, Tanjoyt was heavily involved in numerous mooting competitions during her studies. In 2015, Tanjoyt was called to the Ontario Bar. Prior to joining Kalsi & Associates, she clerked, articled and practiced at a prominent law firm in Toronto, specializing in personal injury law. Since entering the personal injury industry in 2012, Tanjoyt has supported senior counsel with complex and catastrophic personal injury claims. Her commitment to being a staunch advocate for her clients is driven by a fundamental belief in the importance of law as a tool for justice and righteousness and the need for it to be applied equitably. Tanjoyt is an active member of the legal community, belonging to the Law Society of Upper Canada, The Ontario Trial Lawyers Associates, The Advocates' Society, The Canadian Bar Association, The Toronto Lawyers Association and The Peel Lawyers Association.

Alim Ramji

BARRISTER & SOLICITOR

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Alim graduated from the University of Windsor in 2006 and obtained a Bachelors of Arts Honours degree in Criminology. He obtained his Juris Doctor (J.D.) law degree from Bond University in Queensland, Australia in 2009. Alim was called to the bar in 2012 and has experience appearing before the Ontario Superior Court of Justice, the Financial Services Commission of Ontario, Small Claims Court, and the Divisional Court.

Alim is a passionate advocate for victims who have suffered a personal injury and is empathetic to his clients' needs. He is very dedicated and works tirelessly to maximize his clients' claims. Alim is known for being very accessible to his clients and his clients are the primary focus of his attention.

Alim is a proud member of the Law Society of Upper Canada and the Ontario Trial Lawyers Association.

During his spare time, Alim enjoys travelling, sports, spending time with his loved ones, and working out.

Linda To

Licensed Paralegal

PHONE: (905) 595-2855 EMAIL: Click to display the email Linda graduated from Humber College with a Bachelor of Applied Arts in Paralegal Studies. Prior to that, she completed her studies with a Bachelor of Arts in History at York University. She became a Licensed Paralegal in 2012 with the Law Society of Upper Canada. She proudly joined Kalsi & Associates in January of 2014. Prior to that she worked at other reputable law firms, where she gain valuable work experience in civil litigation. Linda has extensive knowledge in dealing with personal injury law. She currently practices as a Licensed Paralegal in Accident Benefits. Linda is passionate about advocating for her clients to ensure they receive the necessary medical support and the maximum compensation in the process of their recovery. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her family and friends.

Kim Mohammed-Sieudhan

Licensed Paralegal

PHONE: (905) 595-2855 EMAIL: Click to display the email Kim Mohammed-Sieudhan was born in Trinidad & Tobago and has spent most of her life establishing her career in the legal field. From 2005 to 2013, Kim was employed at an immigration and corporate law firm. At this firm, she connected her passion for legal education and experience with her desire to help millions of immigrants pursue their dream. Having witnessed firsthand the struggles which many people face in trying to gain access to justice, Kim decided to further her education in Ontario, Canada, in order to expand her legal knowledge in many different areas of law. In June 2014, Kim was awarded the Prosecutor’s Association of Ontario Award for exemplifying the ethics and ideals of justice, while demonstrating excellence in advocacy. Kim is a member of the Women’s Paralegal Association of Ontario and the Paralegal Society of Ontario. In September 2014 Kim received her Ontario College Diploma in Paralegal with High Honours from Sheridan College Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning located in Brampton, Ontario and later became licensed by the Law Society of Ontario. Kim has been employed at Kalsi & Associates, since 2014 in the personal injury practice, working on accident benefits cases, motor vehicle accidents, and slip and fall claims. She dedicates herself to each file, from the initial assignment to settlement or trial. In her personal life, Kim enjoys spending time with her family, reading, writing, cooking and finding solutions to everyday problems. With her strong belief that hard work, dedication, and determination will not only bring success but ensure it; Kim’s goal is to continue developing her legal education and experience while helping clients gain access to justice.

Aminder (Amy) Hayher

BARRISTER & SOLICITOR

PHONE: (905) 595-2855 EMAIL: Click to display the email Amy has been a part of Kalsi & Associates since its inception. She graduated from Bond University, obtaining her Juris Doctor with Distinction, in 2016. During her time in law school she actively participated in commercial and criminal law clinics. She clerked and articled with Kalsi & Associates before being called to the bar in 2018. She is an active member of the legal community as a member of the Law Society of Ontario and Ontario Trial Lawyers Association. She is a committed advocate whose practice is focussed in litigating personal injury claims, accident benefits claims, tort claims, slip and falls, occupiers’ liability, product liability and negligence. She has appeared before the Superior Court of Justice and Tribunals to advocate for her clients. Besides fighting for her clients’ cause, she enjoys staying fit, reading and spending time with her friends and family.

Diana Verkhovets

STUDENT-AT-LAW

PHONE: (905) 595-2855 EMAIL: Click to display the email Diana holds a J.D from University of Windsor and an LL.M from Osgood Hall Law School. During her time at University of Windsor, Diana worked as a research assistant for an Alternative Dispute Resolution course, acted as a peer mentor, and as a President of a Windsor Law Tennis Club. In her last semester of law school, Diana clerked at Ontario Court of Justice. As a law clerk, she conducted research and drafted memoranda, attended trials, motions, case settlement and trial management conferences. Diana was a summer student at Kalsi & Associates before joining the firm as an articling student. She worked on a number of cases involving complex legal issues. Through her work at Kalsi & Associates, Diana has developed a client-centered approach and is dedicated to looking after the needs of the client. In her spare time, Diana loves to travel, spend time with family and friends, and play tennis.

Stephen A. Walsh

BARRISTER & SOLICITOR

PHONE:(905) 595-2855

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Stephen graduated from McMaster University in 2006 with a Bachelors of Arts degree, focused on Anthropology and Archaeology. Stephen attended the University of British Columbia for his law degree. While at the University of British Columbia, he volunteered at the Law Students Legal Aid Program (LSLAP). In LSLAP Stephen helped individuals with Small Claims Court, Criminal and Contract law. He worked in their summer program and became a Program Leader before leaving UBC. Stephen was also involved in the Law School’s Student Government as head of the Articling Program. Stephen graduated with a Juris Doctor (J.D.) degree in 2009.

Stephen moved back to Hamilton, Ontario where he articled at a full service law firm. Stephen’s work mainly centered on Civil Litigation and in particular Insurance Defence work. After articling, Stephen first worked as external counsel practicing mainly in the area of Insurance Defence.

Prior to joining Kalsi & Associates, Stephen worked mainly as an in-house lawyer, first for one of the largest insurance companies in Ontario and finally for a large Municipality in Southern Ontario.Stephen’s work focused on car accidents, slip/trip and falls, property liability, and product liability.

Stephen joined Kalsi & Associates in July of 2017. He is excited to use his knowledge of the insurance industry and his litigation experience to better serve his personal injury clients. Stephen is dedicated to helping hurt individuals obtain their best outcomes from personal injury claims.

Stephen enjoys spending his down time travelling and staying active. He often does Crossfit and other individual sports. In 2017 he ran his first half marathon in Vancouver. He is looking forward to competing in Crossfit, and completing his first marathon and triathlon in 2018.