Ted handles complex litigation files, ranging from product liability, recreation sports and facility liability, insurance disputes and other multi-party litigation. Ted is known for being a voice of reason on files and strives to consider not just his clients’ legal position but also a broader consideration of their business or personal interests. He has been a partner since 2005, following his articles and two years of practice at Bay Street firms in Toronto and five years in Barrie. Ted has been involved in many different facets of life in Simcoe County and Huronia, from managing a live music venue in Muskoka (the Kee to Bala), to coaching Timbits soccer to acting as legal counsel and prop master for Competitive Dance team. Ted is a past President of the Simcoe County Law Association where he was charged with promoting the needs and interests of the nearly 400 member lawyers in Simcoe County. He was recently appointed Vice-Chair of Board of Directors of LibraryCo Inc., the corporation which undertakes the central management of the Ontario county courthouse library system. He recently argued the Court of Appeal decision in Woodhouse v. Snow Valley Resorts—obtaining a favourable ruling on the use of liability waivers for his client and the entire recreational sports industry.
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