Samis+Company is a leading litigation boutique focused on commercial and insurance disputes. We deliver practical legal, business, and risk management solutions for our clients.
Our Leadership in the Legal Community
Samis+Company is known for its leadership in the legal community.
More than 20 years ago, Lee Samis founded Canadian Defence Lawyers, the preeminent association representing the interests of Canadian insurance defence lawyers. His contribution is honoured with the organization’s Lee Samis Award of Excellence, presented each year to a Canadian defense lawyer in recognition of exceptional contributions or achievements.
Lawyers in the firm have also held leadership roles in the Canadian Bar Association, Women's Law Association of Ontario, and the Defense Research Institute Board of Directors.
In addition, Samis+Company is recognized for its contributions to the professional development of the wider legal community. Our lawyers are frequently invited to present to professional groups.
Our Leadership in the Wider Community
At Samis+Company, we believe that we all share a responsibility to contribute to the needs of the community in which we live and work. We are proud to support and participate in a wide variety of worthy endeavors, including:
- Starlight Children’s Foundation Insurance Gala, an annual event to raise money to improve the life and health of kids and families around the world
- Camp Ooch, serving children with and affected by cancer
- CANFAR AIDSbeat, an annual “Battle of the Bands” to support Canada’s only national organization dedicated to privately funding HIV and AIDS research
- Sleep Tight Campaign, a campaign to collect new pajamas that are distributed to people in need in Waterloo Region
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