Laura Garvey

Law Clerk

Toronto
LGarvey@blg.com
416.367.6593

Laura focuses on environmental, municipal, expropriation and regulatory law. She has over 20 years of experience working in both plaintiff and defence roles for clients, managing files from inception to resolution.

She provides support to the group's lawyers, including:

  • drafting pleadings and briefs
  • preparing files for discovery including preparation of discovery plans and affidavits of documents
  • drafting lists of undertakings, advisements and refusals
  • liaising with discovery witnesses to answer undertakings and to review and organize answers
  • drafting various motions, supporting affidavits and cost outlines for hearings
  • preparing files for mediation
  • liaising with counsel and court, communications with experts, summoning and preparing witnesses
  • preparing pre-trial memoranda, notices, document and issues briefs and trial preparation
  • overseeing and managing large, complex, technologically dependent files

Beyond Our Walls

Professional Involvement

  • Member, The Institute of Law Clerks of Ontario

Education

  • Law Clerk Procedures, Mohawk College, 1994
  • Legal Secretary Diploma, Sheridan College, 1988