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Brenda M. Cuneo - Associate

Brenda M. Cuneo

Associate
Tel: 416.581.8219

Brenda Cuneo is an Associate at Bell Temple, and also articled with the firm.  She obtained her B.A. from Western University in 2009 in Media, Information & Technoculture (MIT), and her J.D. from Western University in 2013.  She was called to the bar in 2014.

Brenda practices in the area of civil litigation including insurance defence litigation with a focus on tort and first party claims.  She also litigates loss transfer and priority issues.  She has represented insurers in the Ontario Superior Court of Justice and Ontario Divisional Court, and has been involved in appeals to the Court of Appeal.  She has also appeared before the Financial Services Commission of Ontario, the License Appeal Tribunal, and private arbitration proceedings.

Brenda’s undergraduate degree was in Media, Information & Technoculture (MIT), and in the course of her legal career she has developed a particular interest in Privacy and Access to Information issues, and how it impacts on emerging technology.  Her prior experience includes working at technology firms including Fidessa, and Tucows

Brenda is a passionate advocate with a breadth of litigation skills, having handled settlement conferences, mediations, arbitrations, trials, and appeals.  

Brenda is currently working on presenting a panel at EDIT, Expo for Design. Innovation. & Technology, which will explore the interface between healthcare and technology. 

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BAR ADMISSION:

2014

EDUCATION:

University of Western Ontario - Hons. B.A. - Media, Information and Technoculture 2009

University of Western Ontario - J.D. 2013

MEMBERSHIP:

Law Society of Upper Canada
Canadian Bar Association
Toronto Lawyers' Association
Ontario Bar Association

PRACTICE AREAS:
Civil Litigation Privacy and Access to Information Law Insurance Law Personal Injury and Casualty Accident Benefits - Priority and Loss Transfer Motor Vehicle - Defence - Plaintiff Employment Law