Founded in Manitoba more than a century ago, Fillmore Riley LLP is a premier, full-service law firm. With a team of lawyers, paralegals, and support staff more than 140 strong, Fillmore Riley LLP brings a pragmatic, action-oriented approach to help clients solve any legal challenge in over 20 practice areas. We provide prompt, personal attention to our diverse client base, including insurance companies, financial institutions, pension plans, multinational, national and local corporations, partnerships and trusts, government bodies, professional associations, municipalities and high net worth individuals.
Fillmore Riley LLP’s Commitment to Quality
Established in 1883, Fillmore Riley LLP is now known as a pre-eminent Manitoba firm in litigation and commercial law. Building on our core strengths, we have gained significant expertise in a number of specialty practice areas, all of which are outlined on our website www.fillmoreriley.com.
Fillmore Riley was the first law firm in North America to be certified ISO 9001. The ISO 9000 series are sets of international standards on quality management and quality assurance, and can be used by service and manufacturing industries alike. The standard helps companies implement and maintain quality systems with the goal of delivering superior services and products to clients.
- Directors’ & Officers’ Liability
- Comprehensive General Liability
- Property & Casual Liability
- Medical Malpractice
- Professional Liability
- Specialty Risks
- Alternative Dispute Resolution
Fillmore Riley’s group works in all areas of property, casualty, and specialty insurance lines. We represent most of Canada’s major national insurers and clients in many other industries. We also represent a number of brokers, agents, and adjusting firms involved in the insurance industry.
With extensive trial and appellate advocacy experience, we have been instrumental in developing court rules to expedite the litigation process. Many of our lawyers are experienced in alternative dispute resolution and our team has had a leading role in promoting and expanding these techniques in Manitoba.
Talk to us about our range of services, including:
- Suspicious claims
- Investigation and defence
- Defence of claims against insurers
- Defence of claims against insureds
- Subrogated claims
- Policy interpretation
- Coverage litigation
We have built strong working relationships with others who work in and around the insurance industry, including: adjusters, forensic accountants, engineers, fire investigators, government offices and agencies, medical rehabilitation and evaluation parties, and investigators. These relationships enhance our ability to provide the best possible representation for our insurance clients.
NEWS, EVENTS AND PUBLICATIONS
- Bending but not breaking – How far will courts go to accommodate a self-represented litigant? – February 2018
- Fillmore Riley’s Curran McNicol makes Benchmark’s Under 40 Hotlist 2017 – September 2017
- Bernice Bowley of Fillmore Riley LLP recognized as one of Benchmark’s Top 25 Women in Canadian Litigation – August 2017