Penny is a partner at Beard Winter LLP. She practises Civil Litigation with a primary focus on insurance defence. Her specialties are in the areas of tort and negligence claims, property and casualty, product liability, coverage issues, commercial insurance, and general liability claims.
Penny was called to the Ontario Bar in 1990 and has been providing litigation services to a number of insurers throughout the Province of Ontario. She has appeared on behalf of clients at all levels of Ontario Courts. She has represented clients at numerous Trials, Pre-Trials and Mediations.
Penny has also conducted seminars and presentations for the benefit of insurance claims representatives as part of her ongoing service to her clients. She participates in continuing legal education to maintain her expertise and ensure her clients are informed of recent legal developments.
Penny is a member of the Law Society of Upper Canada, The Advocates Society, The Canadian Bar Association and the Toronto Lawyers Association. Penny has been trained in mediation at the Canadian Dispute Resolution Corporation and the Advanced Mediation Workshop at Osgoode Hall Law School at York University and in arbitration at the Arbitration and Mediation Institute of Ontario.
Penny is fluent in Greek.