Maia L. Bent - Lerners LLP

Maia L. Bent

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2015
Phone: 519-640-6306

Maia works on serious personal injury, fatality, disability and insurance cases for adults, children and their families.

University of AlbertBA 1989University of Western OntarioLL.B 1996
The Advocates' SocietyOntario Trial Lawyers AssociationOntario Trial Lawyers Association


• Kelly v. County of Perth – with partner Nancy McAuley, obtained a trial decision of $6,000,000 for a young woman who lost control on an icy highway and suffered devastating injury; 100% fault was found on the County for not maintaining the roads properly

• Armstrong v. Van Meeteren – with partner Nancy McAuley, obtained a jury award of $1,223,229.70 for a snowmobiler run over by a snowplow

• Mallat v. Personal Insurance – successful arbitration to establish that a student seriously injured in a motor vehicle accident is catastrophically impaired and entitled to enhanced accident benefits

• Hamilton v. Kember – this motion established that parents who leave their children alone knowing they will be serving alcohol to minors have a duty of care to those who are hurt as a result

• K.K. v. K.W.G. – successful trial verdict, upheld by the Court of Appeal, for a client who had suffered severe sexual abuse as a child at the hands of her now-deceased father

• Mazur v. Elias – successful trial verdict, upheld by the Court of Appeal, which compelled an insurance company to pay benefits to an accident victim

Office Location

85 Dufferin Avenue
P.O. Box 2335
London, ON N6A 4G4

Practice Areas

Personal Injury Litigation