Joseph completed his articles with one of the largest national insurers. Following articling, he gained invaluable experience conducting numerous arbitrations at the Financial Services Commission of Ontario. He has appeared before the Ontario Superior Court of Justice and the Licence Appeal Tribunal.
Joseph has experience with statutory accident benefits claims, priority disputes, bodily injury claims, occupiers’ liability, fire and property loss defence, coverage opinions, and subrogation.
During his spare time, Joseph enjoys playing tennis and hockey as a goalie. He is passionate about food and cooking, and is dedicated to preserving his cultural traditions.
Associate, Schultz Frost LLP, Toronto (September 2020 - present)
Associate, Smockum Zarnett LLP, Toronto (2019 - 2020)
Associate, Mazin & Associates PC, Toronto (2017 - 2019)
Student-at-Law, TD Insurance, Toronto (2015 - 2016)
Year of call: 2016
Juris Doctor, University of Ottawa (2015)
Honours Bachelor of Arts, Summa Cum Laude, McMaster University (2011)
Ontario Bar Association
The Advocates Society
Canadian Defence Lawyers
Canadian Italian Advocates Organization
N.Y. v Dumfries Mutual Insurance Company, 2019 CanLII 119720 (ON LAT)
17-001627 v Certas Direct Insurance Company, 2017 CanLII 99139 (ON LAT)
Dawood Akeelah v Belair Insurance Company Inc., FSCO A16-000951, July 31, 2017