About Stieber
Berlach LLP

About Us

Our Firm

Routinely included in Canadian Lawyer’s annual list of Top 10 Insurance Defence Law Boutiques in Canada – most recently for 2023/2024 – Stieber Berlach LLP has been at the fore of leading litigation matters since the firm was founded in 1997.

Our legal team is highly regarded for its expertise in complex, sophisticated litigation and for the breadth of its insurance defence practice.


Our practice areas include Casualty, Property, Class Action Defence, Insurance Coverage under multiple lines, Directors and Officers Liability, Environmental & Toxic Torts, Medical Malpractice Defence, Municipal Liability, Products Liability, Professional Liability, Errors & Omissions and more. We represent individuals, regulated professionals, associations, municipalities, health care professionals, hospitals, school boards, insurers and corporations.


Stieber Berlach routinely advocates for clients at all levels of court, including the Supreme Court of Canada and courts of appeal in Ontario and other provinces. We also represent clients before administrative tribunals, regulatory discipline panels and review boards.

We are proud of our reputation for excellence in advocacy, particularly within insurance defence, continuously working to expand our knowledge and broaden our experience.Delivering value is important to us. From the very first communication with a client, we define and identify key issues, developing a clear and comprehensive strategy to proceed through litigation in the most responsive and cost-effective manner.

Our lawyers are vigorous, yet practical, advocates. We work closely with clients to achieve their litigation goals and to deliver outstanding client service. We enjoy the intellectual challenges of practising law, and the opportunities to learn and understand our clients’ unique businesses and issues. We thrive on building strong and lasting relationships, and we are honoured that our clients continually return to us for advice and representation.