Cynthia has over 35 years of trial and appellate advocacy experience. She has acted on behalf of individuals and businesses of all sizes, including natural gas utilities, secondary lead smelters, manufacturing companies and energy service and sales companies. Cynthia has advised clients on risk-management, insurance and operational issues, as well as liability and mitigation measures relating to outsourcing and use of contractors.
Cynthia’s practice areas include the investigation and defence of fires and explosions and other large disasters, workplace accidents, product liability, construction projects, risk-management and due diligence, occupational health and safety, and contract issues. More specifically, her practice encompasses all aspects of tort and contract litigation, investigation and defence of quasi-criminal matters and provincial offences, including the occupational health and environmental fields, technical regulatory compliance and Fire Code issues.