Jennifer L. Hunter

partner, Lerners LLP

Jennifer Hunter has more than 14 years of experience in civil litigation with particular focus in the areas of professional regulation, health law, insurance litigation, municipal liability, and appellate advocacy. She has appeared at all levels of court in Ontario, and before various administrative tribunals and regulatory college disciplinary proceedings. She has special expertise in privacy law and cyber incidents, including mitigation of risk, breach response preparedness, breach response, investigation and reporting obligations, as well as defence of civil claims.

Jennifer was selected by her peers for inclusion in Best Lawyers in Canada (2021) the areas of Medical Negligence, Health Care Law and Professional Malpractice. She has extensive trial and complex motion experience. Jennifer is the only lawyer in the firm with White Belt certification in Legal Lean Six Sigma legal project management and is dedicated to efficiency and innovation in the practice of law. She is a music lover and avid concert goer (or was, pre-pandemic) and is generally kept active by her two young boys, age 4 and 2.5.