Emily McGivern

Emily practices in the areas of civil litigation, personal injury, accident benefits, long- and short-term disability disputes, and estates litigation. She regularly represents clients at the Ontario Superior Court of Justice, as well as at hearings, tribunals and private mediations.

Emily acquired her undergraduate degree in Philosophy and History from Dalhousie University and graduated from the Faculty of Law at the University of Calgary. She articled at a boutique personal injury and medical malpractice firm in Oakville and was called to the Ontario bar in 2013.  Emily joined Startek, Peglar & Calcagni LLP in 2016.

Emily is a member of the Hamilton Law Association.  In her free time, she enjoys competing in Brazilian jiu-jitsu, traveling, and hiking with her dog.