Dutton Brock LLP

Janet S. Young

Janet S. Young

phone: 416.593.4411 Ext: 2369

fax: 416.593.5922

email: jyoung@duttonbrock.com

Position : Associate


Janet joined Dutton Brock in 2014 after more than 20 years as a litigator, mainly practicing in the area of insurance defence. Her current focus is first party accident benefits disputes and Motor Vehicle tort litigation. Her experience has included a broad range of litigation including tort claims, disability insurance claims, coverage issues between insurers and priority disputes, as well as personal injury, medical malpractice, occupier's liability, products liability and professional negligence.


She has been counsel at numerous trials, arbitrations and proceedings at the Finanical Services Commission of Ontario, the Licence Appeal Tribunal, the Superior Court of Justice and has also appeared before the Ontario Court of Appeal.

Education & Awards


Janet graduated from the University of Victoria, Faculty of Law, in British Columbia in 1989 and was called to the Ontario Bar in 1991. She also studied political science and history at the University of Toronto and obtained a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from York University. She completed Alternative Dispute Resolution/Mediation training with the Stitt Feld Handy Group (ADR and Advanced ADR).

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