Mark A. Klaiman

B.A., LL.B., LL.M.

As a senior litigator, Mark has a vast wealth of experience necessary to assist his clients resolving their disputes, or if necessary, proceeding to a trial.  A significant of Mark’s work involves referral from other lawyers who trust and respect his experience and expertise.

  • Bio
  • Expertise

Mark was called to the Bar in 1982.  After his call to the Bar Mark began practising in a law firm specializing in insurance defence litigation.  During this time, he gave valuable trial experience and insight into personal injury and insurance litigation.

In 1986 he joined a firm which engaged in general litigation.  Since that time his practice encompasses of broad range of litigation including real estate litigation, commercial and contractual disputes, franchise litigation, estate litigation, collection matters, wrongful dismissal and employment issues, professional malpractice, construction, and fraud claims.  He also acted in criminal matters and provincial offences. 

Mark has extensive trial experience having conducted over 200 trials, both jury and non-jury in the Ontario Courts.  He also regularly appears on Motions and Applications.  He has acted as counsel in administrative matters and on arbitrations.

As an experience litigator Mark recognizes the need for resolution.  As such, Mark is an experienced negotiator.  In his free time Mark enjoys spending time travelling with his wife, Carol, spending time with his grandchildren and playing hockey.
Fast Facts:
  • B.A. (Hons), McGill University, 1977
  • LL.B., University of Windsor, 1980
  • Called to the Bar in 1982
  • LL.M. - York University, Osgoode Hall Law School, 2008
  • Member of the Law Society of Ontario
  • Member of the Canadian Bar Association
  • Member of the Advocates Society
  • Member of the Ontario Trial Lawyers Association
  • Member of the Toronto Law Association, Peel Law Association and the York Region Law Association