Anne E. Spafford
Hearing Appointee Lawyer
Anne Spafford is a partner in the Toronto office of Lerners LLP. She was called to the Massachusetts Bar in 1987 and to the Ontario Bar in 1990. Her practice is focussed on civil and administrative law. She has extensive trial and appellate experience in the area of medical malpractice, personal injury and municipal liability. She regularly defends professionals before disciplinary and regulatory tribunals. Ms. Spafford is recognized by the Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory as a Leading Practitioner in the areas of Medical Negligence and Personal Injury and was selected by her peers for inclusion in the Best Lawyers of Canada for Health Care Law and Insurance Law. She is also recognized as a Litigation Star by Benchmark Litigation in the areas of Health and Insurance. Ms. Spafford is a former member of the Ontario Review Board. She regularly speaks on topics involving Health and Insurance Law and teaches Trial Advocacy at various programmes. Originally from Québec City, she is bilingual.