Cody is an associate in our Insurance Defence Group, with a diverse insurance practice. He regularly defends complex liability claims on behalf of insureds in a variety of industries, including sports and recreation, construction, engineering, manufacturing, heavy commercial motor vehicles, and winter maintenance.
His practice includes the prosecution and defence of intricate first party coverage claims, with particular focus on property loss, equipment loss, stock loss, business interruption, aviation loss, marine and cargo loss, by-law coverage, builder’s risk, fraud, and arson. In addition, he frequently advises clients on complicated liability coverage issues and their insurance portfolios, particularly in the commercial general, directors & officers, and entity liability context.
Cody also advises for-profit and not-for-profit organizations on various insurance-related issues, and he regularly prepares indemnity agreements, liability waivers, and implementation policies for these organizations. He assists clients in first party insurance claims presentation, as well as the preparation of complex Proofs of Loss.
Cody has successfully argued numerous motions and applications before Judges and Masters of the Ontario Superior Court.