Brenden Carruthers

Associate Lawyer


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A Focus on Civil Litigation & Insurance Defence

Direct: 613.566.5990
Fax: 613.569.3882
Bar Admission: 2019
Location: Ottawa


Brenden’s practice focuses on civil litigation, with an emphasis on motor vehicle collisions, statutory accident benefits, occupiers’ liability, product liability, subrogation, and employment law matters.

Prior to joining McCague Borlack LLP, Brenden articled at a boutique insurance defence firm where he gained litigation experience in bodily injury claims, product liability, and contractor negligence. Brenden has appeared before the Social Security Tribunal, the Landlord and Tenant Board, the Small Claims Court, and the Superior Court of Justice.

During his law studies, Brenden worked as a caseworker at the University of Ottawa Employment Insurance Clinic and Community Legal Clinic. He also served as a research assistant to the Canadian Chair of Occupational Health and Safety Law.

While away from the office, Brenden enjoys staying active by playing softball and hockey.