Karen Perron

Partner

Ottawa
[email protected]
613.369.4795

Karen’s practice focuses on commercial litigation and encompasses:

  •  banking litigation
  •  bankruptcy and insolvency litigation
  •  directors’ and officers’ liability

Karen has appeared before numerous courts in Ontario in a variety of commercial disputes including the Ontario Superior Court of Justice and the Ontario Court of Appeal. She has also been counsel in complex commercial disputes before the Commercial List sittings in Toronto.

She is fluent in English and French.

Experience

  • Acts for insurance companies and financial institutions in a variety of commercial disputes
  • Acts for corporations in matters of directors’ negligence and directors’ liability matters
  • Represents plaintiffs and defendants in contract disputes involving corporate commercial matters

Beyond our Walls

Professional Involvement

  • President, Ontario Bar Association
  • Member, The Advocates’ Society
  • Member, County of Carleton Law Association
  • Member, Association des juristes d'expression française de l'Ontario (AJEFO)

Community Involvement

  • Volunteer, Law Help Ontario
  • Former Board Member, Community Information Centre of Ottawa

Awards & Recognitions

  • Recognized in the 2023 edition (and since 2021) of Best Lawyers in Canada (Corporate and Commercial Litigation)
  • Recognized in the 2022 edition (and since 2021) of Benchmark Canada as a "Litigation Star"
  • Recipient of the OBA Linda Adlam Manning Award for Volunteerism, April 2016

Bar Admission & Education

  • Ontario, 2004
  • LLB in French Common Law, University of Ottawa, 2003
  • BA (minor in History), University of Ottawa, 1999