Jane Sirdevan

Jane Sirdevan

Partner

Jane Sirdevan
Contact Information

Jane Sirdevan

Partner


T 416.865.6672

F 416.865.6636

E jsirdevan@grllp.com

Education

Dalhousie University, LL.B., 1999
McMaster University, M.Sc., 1996
McMaster University, B.Sc., 1994
Bar Admission

Ontario, 2001
About Gardiner Roberts LLP

For over 100 years, Gardiner Roberts has combined the benefits of a full-service law firm with the dexterity of a mid-sized one. Our focused, cross-disciplinary, one-team approach and commitment to understand your business joins our relevant expertise, immediacy and dedication to providing client-centric, hands-on service. 100% Canadian and fully independent, we offer a level of overall efficiency and cost-effectiveness that larger firms can't touch. Resisting "cookie-cutter" law, Gardiner Roberts has built its name - one rewarding client relationship at a time.

Executive Summary

Jane is a member of the Gardiner Roberts Dispute Resolution Group. Jane has a commercial litigation practice with a focus on professional negligence, real estate and title insurance litigation and employment litigation.

Jane routinely defends lawyers against claims of professional negligence. Jane has successfully defended lawyers in many areas of practice, including real estate, litigation, corporate, family law, estates, trust and tax.

Jane also provides advice to clients relating to all areas of the employment relationship. Jane’s practice includes drafting and reviewing employment agreements and providing advice regarding restrictive covenants. Jane also provides advice to employers and employees regarding human rights issues and work place investigations. Jane routinely assists clients in resolving issues arising from the termination of the employment relationship through settlement negotiations or through litigation.

Jane has appeared as lead counsel on trials, applications and motions in the Superior Court of Justice. Jane has also appeared as lead counsel on appeals before the Court of Appeal and the Divisional Court.

Jane is known for providing practical advice and recommending creative and cost effective strategies to achieve excellent results for her clients.

Expertise

Representative Work
  • Mason v. Shatford, 2014 ONSC 3580 (CanLII)
  • Hoang v. Nguyen, 2013 ONSC 6242 (CanLII)
  • 719083 Ontario Limited v. 2174112 Ontario Inc., 2013 ONCA 11 (CanLII)
  • Duffin v. Norina Holdings Inc., 2011 ONSC 6431 (CanLII)
Professional Involvement
  • Law Society of Upper Canada
  • Ontario Bar Association
  • Toronto Lawyers’ Association
  • Advocates’ Society