David Tenszen

PartnerThomson, RogersPersonal Injury (Ontario)

David R. Tenszen is a partner at the law firm of Thomson, Rogers. He represents accident victims and disabled persons in personal injury, medical malpractice and disability insurance litigation. David has appeared on behalf of clients at all levels of court, including the Ontario Court of Appeal, the Federal Court of Appeal and the Supreme Court of Canada.

David R. Tenszen is a partner at the law firm of Thomson, Rogers. He represents accident victims and disabled persons in personal injury, medical malpractice and disability insurance litigation.

David has appeared on behalf of clients at all levels of court, including the Ontario Court of Appeal, the Federal Court of Appeal and the Supreme Court of Canada, where he was successful on behalf of appellants/plaintiffs on two different occasions (Sarvanis v. Canada, [2002] S.C.J. No. 27 and Isen v. Simms, [2006] S.C.J. No. 41).

David has lectured at educational programs organized by the Law Society of Ontario, the Canadian Institute, the Brain Injury Associations of Niagara, Sault Ste. Marie, Sudbury, Peterborough, Belleville and Ottawa, Mothers Against Drunk Drivers and other medical, rehabilitation and insurance industry groups.

David has the honour of having been selected by his peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in Canada 2015 in the field of personal injury litigation. David has also had the honour of having been selected by his peers to be published in the Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory 2015 as a leading practitioner in the field of personal injury litigation. David has also been recognized by the Brain Injury Association of Niagara for his outstanding support for the association and for those it serves.

Education

  • Osgoode Hall Law School, York University, LL.B., 1986
  • Trinity College, University of Toronto, B.A., 1981

Bar Admission

  • Ontario, 1988

Associations

  • The Advocates' Society
  • Ontario Trial Lawyers Association
  • Past Director, Brain Injury Association of Toronto
  • Metropolitan Toronto Lawyers Association
  • Medico-Legal Society of Toronto

Awards & Honours

  • Leading Practitioner (Personal Injury Litigation), Canadian Lexpert Directory, 2015
  • Best Lawyers in Canada (Personal Injury Litigation), 2015