1 Program with Sandev S. Purewal
Sandev was called to the Ontario Bar in 2001 and is an experienced litigation lawyer in the areas of serious personal injury, as well as disability insurance and products liability litigation, while also having addressed a wide range of civil and commercial litigation matters. He has appeared as counsel before the Superior Court of Justice, Ontario Court of Appeal, Financial Services Commission of Ontario and the Tax Court of Canada.
Since 2010, Sandev has been a Senior Litigation Lawyer at the leading Toronto law firm of Gluckstein Personal Injury Lawyers P.C., which was voted a Top 10 Personal Injury Boutique for 2013-16 by Canadian Lawyer Magazine.
Sandev is currently a member of the OTLA Board of Directors, Past-President (2010-2013) and Director (2007-2009) of the Brain Injury Association of Peel & Halton (BIAPH), as well as being actively involved in other community activities, such as leading the "Helmets on Kids" project in Peel since 2007, which provides free bicycle helmets to children in need.
He received his Bachelor of Arts (Honours) and Bachelor of Education degrees from York University in 1996, a Certificate in Dispute Resolution from the University of Toronto in 1998, and his J.D. from Osgoode Hall Law School in 1999. While attending Osgoode Hall Law School, Sandev was also a Research Assistant to Professor D. Paul Emond in 1998, and helped to develop the Professional Development Program's Negotiation Skills Workshop.
Sandev has published several papers—in the areas of personal injury, disability insurance and civil litigation—and presented at various forums to further lawyers' continuing legal education.