100 King St W, Suite 1600, 1 First Cdn Pl, Toronto, ON
Year called to bar: 1998
Belinda Bain is a partner in Gowling WLG's Toronto office. The national leader of the Insurance & Professional Liability Practice Group, her advocacy practice focuses on insurance coverage and regulatory matters, as well as insurance defence, including, municipal liability, professional liability, and product liability. Belinda has worked with Canadian, American and British insurers on wordings for property, general liability, directors' and officers’ liability, E&O, EPL and cyber coverages. Belinda has acted as defence counsel in numerous class actions, including those brought against financial advisers and physicians. She has advised, written and spoken on issues relating to cyber insurance and management of cyber-risks and served as a faculty member of the University of Toronto Law School Trial Advocacy Course and an instructor at the Law Society of Ontario Bar Admission Course, and has served on the Board of the OBA’s Insurance Law Section. Belinda has been recognized in The Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory, The Best Lawyers in Canada and the Legal 500 Canada and repeatedly named an "Acritas Star".