Vice President, Specialty Claims
Simon Bernstein was appointed Vice President, Specialty Claims at LAWPRO in 2011. He provides strategic leadership and management for the Specialty Claims Department, including establishing its structure, lines of authority, staffing and operating philosophy.
Simon started at LAWPRO in 2011 as Assistant Vice President, Underwriting. Prior to joining LAWPRO, he was the national Assistant Vice President of financial and professional services claims for a large North American P&C insurer, and has extensive experience in the insurance sector, including risk assessment, loss control, and claims management. He formerly practised law in the area of insurance defence litigation.
Simon was called to the Ontario bar in 1994 after receiving a B.A. (Hons.) in English Literature from York University and an LL.B. from Osgoode Hall Law School.