333 Bay St, Suite 2400, Bay Adelaide Ctr, Box 20, Toronto, ON
Year called to bar: 1989 (ON)
Peter Pliszka, a senior partner in Fasken’s Litigation Group, is regarded as one of Canada’s leading litigation lawyers. Peter’s practice is focused primarily on product liability, class action, commercial and insurance litigation matters and is national in scope. Peter manages litigation proceedings across Canada and has appeared at all levels of court in Ontario and other Canadian provinces as well as the Supreme Court of Canada. Peter is Co-Leader of Fasken’s Life Sciences Group and the National Chair of the firm’s Product Liability and Insurance Practice Group, which has been named Canada’s Product Liability Firm of the Year by Benchmark Canada in 2014, 2016, 2017, 2018, and 2019, and the LMG Life Sciences Canadian Product Liability Firm of the Year in 2015,2016, 2019 and 2020. Peter is widely regarded as one of Canada's foremost litigators. Among other honours, Peter was named Life Sciences Product Liability Lawyer of the Year by LMG Life Sciences in 2016 and Lawyer of the Year (Product Liability) by The Best Lawyers in Canada (2021).