Who We Are
Esther M. Cantor
Esther Cantor has been a personal injury and insurance defence lawyer since her call to the Bar in 1997. She has been a Mediator since 2010.
Esther’s approach to mediating is to make the experience, however adversarial, a pleasant one for all involved, while working vigorously nonetheless on guiding the parties through negotiation towards settlement.
Esther graduated from Osgoode Hall Law School in 1995 and received the Norman Borins Memorial Award. Since articling at a prominent litigation firm, and her call to the Bar in 1997, she has been involved in thousands of personal injury claims including product liability, medical malpractice, professional negligence, occupiers’ liability, and disability claims.
She has extensive experience in trying actions at the Ontario Superior Court of Justice, as well as appearing before the Ontario Court of Appeal on numerous occasions. She has had experience advocating before the Financial Services Commission of Ontario, the Workplace Safety and Appeals Tribunal and the C.P.P. Review Tribunal.
Her litigation and mediation experience contributes to her balanced perspective and capability to resolve complex issues.