Mark Elkin is the Managing Partner at Thompson,Tooze, McLean and Elkin and has over 25 years of experience in civil litigation. Prior to attending law school, Mark Elkin enjoyed a career as a claims adjuster and claims supervisor within the insurance industry in Ontario. Through this experience, Mark Elkin has garnered an advantage that few insurance litigators posses.
AREAS OF PRACTICE
Trial Counsel, Occupiers’ Liability, Property Damage, Product Liability, Motor Vehicle Accidents and Complex Personal Injury
Mark Elkin graduated from Wilfrid Laurier University in 1978 and after a career in the insurance industry, graduated from Osgoode Hall Law School in 1989
Upon his call to the bar in 1991, he joined the law firm of Sawyers, Liswood, Scott, Hickman and practiced in the field of medical practice and general insurance litigation. He joined the law firm of Thompson, Tooze, McLean and Rollo in 1992 and became a partner in 1996. He assumed the role of Managing Partner in 2001 which he has held since then.
During his career as a lawyer
Mark Elkin has argued numerous successful jury and non-jury trials both for plaintiff and defendants. He has appeared in all levels of court in Ontario and has built a reputation as being one of the most experienced jury trial lawyers in Ontario.
Mark Elkin was the first
Mark Elkin has lectured at various insurance litigation conferences. His experience in the insurance industry as well as his vast courtroom experience, provide him with a unique set of skills well suited to the defence of insurance and personal injury lawsuits.