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Melanie A. Sousa


Melanie joined Evans, Philp in 2017 as a summer student. She went on to article with the firm before joining as an associate in 2019. She is building a broad practice in insurance defence. She was called to the Bar in Ontario in 2019.

She received her JD from Western University in 2018. Before attending law school, she obtained her B.A. in Philosophy from Wilfrid Laurier University.

Melanie is a proud Hamiltonian and a member of the Hamilton Law Association and Canadian Defence Lawyers.


Recent decisions

Gosling v Aviva General Insurance, 2021 ONLAT 19-013292/AABS

J.C. v Aviva General Insurance Company, 2020 ONLAT 19-004734/AABS


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Telephone 905-525-1200 | Fax 905-525-7897

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1 King Street West, 16th Floor
Hamilton, Ontario
L8P 1A4

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