March 4, 2021

Bullet-Proof Vests Protect Body Not Mind: Recognition of Entitlement for Chronic Mental Stress in Law Enforcement

When the Ontario Government passed Bill 163 on April 5, 2016, there was a collective sigh of relief among First Responders and their advocates.  The expectation […]
December 29, 2020

Justin Hyde – Paralegal

  Justin Hyde joined the Zare Paralegal Services Team in 2020, following the start of his career in the field of personal injury and civil litigation.  […]
December 3, 2020

Jennifer Cabot – Paralegal

Jennifer Cabot joined the firm in May 2020 as a law clerk while completing the Law Society of Ontario’s Paralegal Licensing Process.  In November 2020 Jennifer […]
June 19, 2020

Hips Don’t Lie: Duty Belts Found as Culprit in Police Officers’ Hip Tears

  The first case of its kind was heard at the Workplace Safety and Insurance Appeals Tribunal on February 1, 2017.  A female police officer developed […]
March 13, 2020

Carin Pelka – Paralegal

  Carin Pelka has been a Paralegal with the Zare Paralegal Services team since 2015, and she has over 40 years of experience in the field […]
March 13, 2020

Julianna Chiarini – Administrative Assistant

  Julianna joined the Zare Paralegal Services team in 2018 as our Administrative Assistant. She is the first voice you hear on the telephone when you […]
March 13, 2020

Nicole Sun – Senior Law Clerk

  Since 2014, Nicole has been working closely with Michelle in her role as Senior Law Clerk.  Holding degrees in Anthropology and Education, Nicole has excellent […]
March 12, 2020

10 Years of Advocacy

As I sit down to write the inaugural blog post for the launch of our new website, I realize that it is a great opportunity to reflect […]