Insurance Defence

Foster & Company has built a reputation for excellence with Canada’s insurance companies by providing effective and efficient representation of Insurers, including accurately assessing claims, providing prompt reporting and timely resolution of claims. 

Insurance Defence is our firm’s core area of practice.  We understand Canada’s insurance industry and have served many insurers since our firm was first opened.  By focusing our practice in this way, all our lawyers can provide our clients with consistent, high quality representation. 

Regional, National and International insurers regularly rely upon us for well researched, analytical and comprehensive opinions on coverage.   

We advise insurers on both insurance coverage questions as well as risk management arising from claims brought against their insureds.  We are the Chief Service Agent for a number of prominent insurance companies.   

We provide professional litigation services in all areas of insurance law, including: 

  • Motor vehicle insurance  
  • Fire and property damage  
  • Directors’ and officers’ liability  
  • Professional liability 
  • Contractors’ performance, labour and material payment bonding (surety bonds) 
  • Fidelity and reinsurance 
  • Employers’ liability 
  • Occupiers’ liability 
  • Product liability 
  • Media law and defamation 
Institutional Abuse Claims

Foster & Company is also able to provide legal representation for institutional defendants in claims involving victims of physical or sexual abuse while in the care of an institution. Institutional abuse claims can be challenging, and we have the experience to guide you through.