Jennifer Varcoe B.E.S. (Hons.), J.D.

Associate
jvarcoe@forbeschochla.com
T: 416-596-7724 ext. 255   F: 416-596-7562

Assistant: Suzanna Ammanati
E. sammanati@forbeschochla.com  T. 416-596-7724 ext. 233

Jennifer joined the firm as an articling student in 2009 and returned to the firm following her call to the bar in 2010.

Prior to joining Forbes Chochla LLP, Jennifer graduated from Osgoode Hall Law School where she was involved in the Innocence Project, which assists those who claim to be wrongfully convicted of serious crimes.  She also received prizes for the highest standing in criminal law and labour and employment law.

Jennifer also holds a Bachelor of Environmental Studies (Hons.) in Environment and Business from the University of Waterloo, where she graduated on the Dean's Honour List.

Jennifer practises in all areas of civil defence litigation, with a focus on professional liability, personal injury, employment litigation and environmental claims. She regularly represents mortgage brokers, insurance brokers, accountants, and oil burner technicans, among other professionals.

In 2014, Jennifer was the co-instructor of the Canadian Civil and Administrative Procedure course offered by Osgoode Professional Development as part of its LLM in Canadian Common Law.

Education

  • Osgoode Hall Law School, J.D., 2009
  • University of Waterloo, B.E.S. (Hons.), 2006

Call to Bar

  • Admitted to the Ontario Bar, 2010

Memberships & Community Involvement

  • Ontario Bar Association
  • Canadian Bar Association
  • Toronto Lawyers Association
  • The Advocates' Society
  • Canadian Defence Lawyers