Lia Boritz is an associate in the litigation practice group at WeirFoulds.

Lia has a diverse litigation practice which includes civil, commercial and employment matters as well as municipal and planning law. Lia works with a variety of clients, ranging from large corporations and public institutions to small business and individuals.

Lia joined WeirFoulds as an associate after summering and articling with the firm. Prior to receiving her Juris Doctor from Queen’s University in 2015, Lia graduated with distinction from the University of Guelph with a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Economics. During law school, Lia volunteered with Pro Bono Students Canada and was a caseworker at Queen’s Legal Aid.

    Reported Cases

    Midland Resources Holdings Ltd v Bokserman, 2021 ONSC 3762

    Elliott v Montemarano, 2020 ONSC 6852

    York Region Condominium Corporation No. 890 v Market Village Markham Inc, 2020 ONSC 3993

    Krieser v Garber, 2020 ONCA 699

    The Town of Oakville v Sullivan, 2020 ONSC 2494

    Krieser v Garber, 2019 ONSC 3241

    Krieser v Garber, 2019 ONSC 1974

    Krieser v Garber, 2018 ONSC 7123

    CAMS Atlas, LLC v Stang, 2017 ONSC 6170

    CAMS Atlas, LLC v Stang, 2017 ONSC 6553

    Newton’s Grove School Inc v J2ASM Inc, 2018 ONSC 7691

    Called to the Bar
    • Ontario (2016)

    • J.D., Queen's University, 2015
    • B.A. (Hons. with Distinction), University of Guelph, 2011
    • Ontario Bar Association
    • Canadian Bar Association
    • Ontario Expropriation Association
    • The Advocate's Society

    Speaking Engagements

    Speaker, “Best Practices for Virtual/Remote Hearings”, Legal Aid Clinic at Hugh Wooding Law School, Online Workshop, June 2020
    Speaker, PM Springfest 2019 - Legal and Regulatory Issues Facing Building Owners and Property Managers – March 27, 2019
    Speaker WeirFoulds Professionalism Issues Seminar – Commercial Litigation February 27, 2019
    Speaker, WeirFoulds Employment and Labour Law Seminar - Spring Session, Toronto, ON, April 5, 2018

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