Cynthia Sefton is a member of Aird & Berlis LLP's Litigation Group and the firm's Energy and Occupational Health & Safety Teams.
Cynthia has over 30 years of trial and appellate advocacy experience. She has acted on behalf of individuals and businesses of all sizes, including natural gas utilities, secondary lead smelters, manufacturing companies and energy service and sales companies. Cynthia has advised clients on risk-management, insurance and operational issues, as well as liability and mitigation measures relating to outsourcing and use of contractors.
Cynthia’s practice areas include the investigation and defence of fires and explosions and other large disasters, product liability, construction projects, risk-management and due diligence, environmental liability, occupational health and safety, employment law, and contract issues. More specifically, her practice encompasses all aspects of tort and contract litigation, investigation and defence of quasi-criminal matters and provincial offences, including the occupational health and environmental fields.