Russ Howe

Russ Howe has joined Global Resolutions after a successful twenty-five year
career as a leading counsel litigating, trying and resolving hundreds of cases
involving insurance and personal injury. His reputation for skilled advocacy
and integrity has won him the respect of his peers throughout the profession,
both in Canada and the United States.

Russ has appeared at all levels of trial and appellate Courts as well as being
involved in numerous mediations and arbitrations. This extensive experience
with all forms of dispute resolution informs his belief that mediation is
by far the most effective and efficient process for resolving claims.

Russ' areas of expertise include:

  • • Personal Injury
  • • Sexual Abuse
  • • Municipal Liability
  • • Professional Liability
  • • Products Liability
  • • Construction Law
  • • Long Term Disability
  • • Commercial Litigation
  • • Medical Malpractice
  • • Occupiers' Liability

Throughout his career, Russ has held leadership positions within the legal
community and has devoted himself to the mentoring of new lawyers. He
has written extensively on a wide range of legal and dispute resolution
issues. In addition, he has lectured to numerous bodies including the Law
Society of Upper Canada, Canadian Bar Association, and various law schools.

Russ received his B. A. from the University of Toronto in 1988 and his LL.B
from the University of Ottawa in 1991. He was called to the Bar in 1993.