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

BARRISTER & SOLICITOR

PHONE: (905) 595-2855 EMAIL: bobby@kalsilaw.com

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: thomas@kalsilaw.com

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: yousef@kalsilaw.com

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: maryam@kalsilaw.com 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.

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Sheryl Patel

BARRISTER & SOLICITOR

PHONE: (905) 595-2855 EMAIL: sheryl@kalsilaw.com Sheryl obtained a diploma in Law and Security Administration at Mohawk College. She then went on to complete her Bachelor of Arts (Honours) degree in Contemporary Studies at Wilfrid Laurier University. Sheryl then pursued legal studiesat the University of Ottawa, graduating with a Bachelor of Laws degree (LL.B.) in 2010. During law school, Sheryl was a member of the Asian Law Students' Society, and the Legal History Society. She also volunteered at the University of Ottawa's Legal Aid Clinic. Sheryl was called to the Ontario Bar in 2011 after completing her articles at an insurance defence law firm. She then dedicated her career to helping accident victims by focusing her practice on plaintiff personal injury law. Sheryl proudly joined Kalsi& Associates in January of 2016. In her spare time, Sheryl enjoys exercising, discovering new video blogs (vlogs), and watching Bollywood movies.

Mariya Verkhovet - Personal injury lawyer in Toronto
Mariya Verkhovets

BARRISTER & SOLICITOR

PHONE: (905) 595-2855 EMAIL: mariya@kalsilaw.com

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.

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Tanjoyt Deol

BARRISTER & SOLICITOR

PHONE: (905) 595-2855 EMAIL: tanjoyt@kalsilaw.com

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. in 2012, with First Class Honors. 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. In addition, she was an active participate in mooting competitions during her time at law school. In 2015, Tanjoyt was called to the Ontario Bar. Prior to joining Kalsi & Associates, Tanjoyt articled, practiced and offered a range of administrative and technical support 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 the 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, Ontario Trial Lawyers Association and The Canadian Bar Association. An avid traveler, reader and writer, Tanjoyt credits her achievements to her endless curiosity and her constant desire to learn and grow. She is emphatically committed to continually challenging herself, and seeking out diverse opportunities for continued personal and professional growth.

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Shane Baker

BARRISTER & SOLICITOR

PHONE: (905) 595-2855

Shane practices personal injury law exclusively on behalf of individuals who have been injured. He is a strong advocate for his clients, and has appeared before the Ontario Superior Court of Justice, the Ontario Court of Justice, and the Tax Court of Canada. Before joining Kalsi & Associates in 2017, Shane worked at a personal injury law firm in Hamilton, Ontario.

Shane graduated from Osgoode Hall Law School. While at Osgoode, he competed in national-level moot court competitions in which he won prizes for oral and written advocacy, and he volunteered for the Community & Legal Aid Services Programme. He began his career as an articling student with the federal Department of Justice, where he honed his advocacy skills on several high-profile litigation files.

Before attending law school, Shane earned a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Economics and History from Queen's University. He was born and raised in Toronto. Outside of work, Shane enjoys trail running and stand-up comedy.