Chris Afonso

Chris has a broad based litigation practice with an emphasis on professional liability, Directors and Officers liability, municipal liability, class actions, commercial disputes and insurance coverage matters.

Chris has represented professional, corporations and insurers in breach of contract matters, negligence claims, misrepresentation claims, disciplinary and regulatory prosecutions, and policy interpretation matters. He has appeared at levels of court in Ontario, including the Ontario Superior Court, the Ontario Court of Appeal, the Ontario Court of Justice and the Federal Court of Canada.

Chris is a member of the Law Society of Upper Canada, the Canadian Bar Association, the Ontario Bar Association and the Advocates’ Society.

Chris graduated with an Honours Bachelor of Arts with High Distinction in 2006 and obtained a Juris Doctor from the Faculty of Law in 2008, both from the University of Toronto.