Kim Dullet

Partner

Ottawa
KDullet@blg.com
613.369.4792

Within her litigation practice, Kim focuses on the health care sector. She regularly acts as counsel for hospitals and their employees in medical malpractice cases.

Kim also provides health care institutions with general advisory services in areas including risk management, privacy, adverse events and quality of care reviews. She also advises clients in the long-term care home sector on issues involving substitute decision makers and mental health law.

Kim also assists and represents regulated health professionals in proceedings before their regulatory colleges and the Health Professions Appeal and Review Board.

 

Additionally, Kim advises insurers regarding personal injury, general liability and professional negligence claims. Kim represents clients before various courts and tribunals, including the Superior Court of Justice, Divisional Court, Health Professions Appeal and Review Board and Consent and Capacity Board.

Experience

  • Counsel to hospitals in medical negligence litigation.
  • Counsel for regulated health professionals in respect of disciplinary proceedings before various Colleges.
  • Provides legal advice on healthcare law for staff members of the healthcare network.
  • Provides advice and represents healthcare and social service establishments in major settlement negotiations.
  • Counsel to a number of clients in insurance litigation including risk and bodily injury claims, property damage claims professional liability claims and subrogated claims. 

Beyond our Walls

Professional Involvement

  • Member, Law Society of Upper Canada
  • Member, Canadian Bar Association, Executive Committee of the Health Law Section
  • Member, The Advocates’ Society

Community Involvement

  • Volunteer, BLG Reads to Kids Program
  • Volunteer, Law Help Ontario (LHO)

Awards & Recognitions

  • Recognized in the 2021 edition of The Best Lawyers in Canada (Insurance Law).

Bar Admission & Education

  • Ontario, 2009
  • LLB, University of Ottawa, 2008
  • BA, University of British Columbia, 2005