Michael Wade

Associate Lawyer


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A Focus on Civil Litigation and Insurance Defence

Direct: 613.566.5981
Fax: 613.569.3882
Bar Admission: 2013
Location: Ottawa


Michael's practice area covers a wide breadth of insurance law including all aspects of Personal Injury -- MVA, Accident Benefits, Medical Malpractice, Slip and Fall, and intentional Torts. He has conducted countless discoveries, mediations and pre-trials and has appeared before numerous tribunals and all levels of Court in Ontario and the Federal Court.

In addition to his work in Insurance Defence, Michael has experience in Marine Law, Environmental Liability actions, Commercial Litigation and Construction Litigation.

Michael initially joined the firm in McCague Borlack’s Toronto office in 2014. He then moved to a boutique Bay Street Plaintiff firm where he worked almost exclusively for the Plaintiff Bar for the next six years. Michael has now returned to the Defence Bar in McCague Borlack's Ottawa office. Michael's intimate understanding of the Ontario Plaintiff Bar provides him with a significant advantage in providing his defence clients with effective and efficient service.

In his spare time, Michael enjoys being outdoors with his wife and their young family.