Pinta Maguire

Partner


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Tel:
+1 647 588 4498

Email:
pmaguire@tyrllp.com

Bar Admissions:
Ontario, 2006

Expertise:

  • Medical Negligence
  • Professional Negligence
  • Shareholder Remedies
  • Commercial litigation
  • Class Actions

Pinta is a partner of Tyr LLP. She is a loyal and effective trial lawyer.

Pinta has a broad civil and commercial litigation practice. Prior to joining Tyr, Pinta practiced commercial litigation at Lenczner Slaght LLP. Her commercial experience includes representing clients in shareholder disputes, complex contractual and commercial disputes and class actions. She has also served as a prosecutor for the College of Massage Therapists.

Pinta is head of Tyr’s Medical Malpractice group. She has years of experience representing plaintiffs seriously injured through obstetrical negligence, surgical negligence, hospital negligence, delayed diagnosis and catastrophic brain injuries arising from medical negligence. Pinta helps patients pursue cases against doctors, nurses, hospitals, hospital employees, clinics and other health care institutions. Having previously defended physicians, Pinta is one of the few plaintiff side lawyers who can draw on her experience as defence counsel to effectively advocate for individuals injured by medical negligence.

In addition to her trial practice, Pinta is the co-editor of the Ontario Trial Lawyers Association Medical Malpractice newsletter.

TEACHING ENGAGEMENTS

Pinta teaches medical students about the Legal Issues in Practising Medicine at The University of Toronto Medical School. She is also a presenter in Osgoode Hall’s Health Law Certificate.

EDUCATION

York University, Osgoode Hall Law School - Specializing in Litigation, Disputes and the Administration of Justice, 2005

Queens University, BA, 2000