Harold Cares is an experienced personal injury lawyer with a special expertise in negligence law relating to personal injury claims that arise from motor vehicle accidents on the King’s Highways of Ontario and on regional and municipal roads. Since his call to the bar in 1977, Harold has continued to act for the Ontario Ministry of Transportation through a succession of insurers. This work takes him around the province defending the Ontario government in claims involving highway non-repair and highway liability.
Harold’s defence of claims regarding highways and roads has not only made him an expert in the field of negligence law and personal injury, but also given him an understanding of every facet of highway and bridge design, construction, repair, and maintenance relating to our provincial, regional and municipal road systems.
Harold represents insurers of automobiles and motorcycles, as well as defence representation in cases involving police services, professional liability, products liability, and occupiers’ liability.
Harold prides himself on his extensive preparation of matters, which permits him to identify, analyze, understand, and isolate the relevant issues. In addition, he strives to inform his clients about these issues in a simple and understandable manner.
He ensures that his clients receive timely and practical professional service, along with effective advice and representation in all aspects of their defence.