Alex is a partner at Beard Winter LLP. He practices exclusively in the area of civil litigation and insurance including coverage disputes, commercial host liability, subrogation, property and casualty, statutory accident benefits, tort, construction litigation, products liability and long-term disability matters.
He applies a common sense approach to advocacy resolving matters when they benefit the interests of his client but also following through in the court when the necessity arises.
Alex has represented his clients at numerous jury and non-jury trials in negligence matters as well as professional liability, motions, appeals, pre-trial conferences and mediations throughout Ontario. He has conducted hundreds of examinations for discovery of Plaintiffs and defendants in the context of a wide variety of litigation matters including coverage disputes, commercial host liability, subrogation, property and casualty, motor vehicle accident, construction litigation, products liability, professional negligence and long-term disability matters.
Alex has a special interest in disability-related matters including claims arising from Long Term Disability policies (group and individual), critical illness policies, mortgage life and life insurance claims.
At the firm, Alex co-manages the firm’s Articling Program.
When not in the office Alex enjoys the outdoors with his wife, two daughters and dog Abby.