Kate Deakon

Associate

Toronto
KDeakon@blg.com
416.367.6432

Kate provides advice and dispute resolution services to health care organizations. Her practice primarily focuses on representing public hospitals and their employees in hospital malpractice litigation.

She also has experience representing hospitals and healthcare providers in matters involving physician privileges disputes, sexual assault claims, occupier's liability claims, and mental health law disputes including appearances before the Ontario Review Board.

Kate has also appeared before the Ontario Superior Court of Justice, the Court of Appeal for Ontario, and has experience with various administrative tribunals in Ontario.

Kate was a summer and articling student at BLG before she joined as an associate in 2017.

Beyond Our Walls

Professional Involvement

  • Member, Canadian Bar Association
  • Member, Ontario Bar Association

Community Involvement

  • Volunteer, Pro Bono Ontario

Bar Admission & Education

  • Ontario, 2017
  • JD, Queen's University, 2016
  • BA (Hons.), Queen's University, 2013