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Michelle F. Jorge, LL.B., B.A (Hons.), PartnerAttorney Michelle F. Jorge

Toronto Injury Lawyer

Michelle Jorge applies a hands-on approach to her practice that delivers results to her clients through dedicated representation and relentless pursuit of the full amount of compensation possible. She has represented injury victims and their families in many levels of court, including the Ontario Superior Court of Justice. She has acted as counsel at trial, and represented individuals before the Financial Services Commission of Ontario, Licensing Appeal Tribunal, Canada Pension Plan Review Tribunal, and the ODSP Tribunal. Michelle handles serious personal injury claims including: Accident benefits disputes, Defective products litigation, Dog attacks, Disability insurance claims, Gym negligence, Motor vehicle accidents, School board negligence, Slip and falls and more.

Injury lawyer Michelle Jorge handles serious injury litigation for the following:

Michelle is fluent in Portuguese and Spanish.

Michelle is fluent in Portuguese and Spanish. Michelle served as Director of the Ontario Trial Lawyers Association for ten years and serves as a member of the Advocates’ Society, the Portuguese-Canadian Lawyers Association, and the American Association for Justice. Michelle is a former State Delegate for the American Association for Justice on behalf of the Ontario Trial Lawyers Association, is a former member of the Outreach Committee for the Portuguese Canadian Lawyers Association, and has chaired a number of committees for the Ontario Trial Lawyers Association. Michelle is a former Board of Governors for the American Association for Justice.

She is the immediate past President of the Federation of Portuguese Canadian Business Professionals, and a past member of the Board of Directors for the National Case Management Network. Michelle has also served as a past chair of the New Lawyers Division for the Ontario Trial Lawyers Association, and has co-chaired and lectured at conferences held by many organizations. She has also written for the Litigator and is a member of the Ontario Bar Association. In 2018, Michelle was awarded the Ontario Trial Lawyers Association's Distinguished Service Award.

Michelle has written the following papers for various Ontario Trial Lawyers Association conferences:

  • 2011 New Lawyers Division Conference - Top FSCO Decisions
  • 2010 Business of Law - Changes to the SABs: Why You Need to Adapt Your Law Practice to the Changing Legislation
  • 2009 Fall Conference -Rule Changes to Pre-Trials
  • 2009 Spring Conference - Chronic Pain: What is it Really Worth?
  • 2009 New Lawyers Division Conference - AB Limitations and Limits You Must Know
  • 2008 New Lawyers Division Conference -Drafting Pre-trial Memos

Michelle has co-chaired at the following Ontario Trial Lawyers Association conferences:

  • 2019 Spring Conference Chair
  • 2016 Running a Successful Personal Injury Practice
  • 2012 Spring Conference- Torts & Trials: The Tips You Need To Know & Use
  • 2010 Business of Law: What You Need to Know From the Get Go
  • 2010 Fall Conference: Experts and Defendants: Evidence You Need to Lead & Arguments You Need to Meet
  • 2009 New Lawyers Division Primer 4

Michelle has spoken at legal events and conferences as an invited expert:

  • 2020 Presentation/panel participant at “Osgoode Professional Development” Accident Benefits Conference on “Life at the LAT”
  • 2019 Ontario Trial Lawyers Association Webinar - The LSO's Practice Audit: What You Should Know
  • 2019 Ontario Trial Lawyers Association Moderator - Expectations in Therapy? What to Look for in Baseline Progress Reports and the Overall Rehab Sequence with Allied Healthcare Professionals (Speaker: Dr. Patrick Quaid)
  • 2019 Webinar Speaker for The ABCs of Tort in Motor Vehicle Accident Cases
  • 2018 Webinar Speaker for Getting To First Chair Series - Part 1
  • 2018 Webinar Speaker for The A to Z on Helping Clients
  • 2017 Webinar Speaker for Marketing: A New Lawyers PI Practice
  • 2017 Panelist and Moderator at the Network and Learn, Federation of Portuguese Canadian Business and Professionals

Highly Respected by Our Clients

  • “Your professionalism and compassion made us confident that you were working for us and us only.”

    Androulla & Pam Erodotou

  • “Never could I have imagined the results that Tina obtained for me in my case. She has surpassed all expectations I have had.”

    K.W.

  • “Because of Tina, I am able to move forward in my life and get the resources that I require.”

    Courtney Harding

  • “My mother and I greatly appreciate the effort, time, and energy you have dedicated to help our case.”

    Anonymous

  • “You made me feel comfortable right from the beginning and took care of me and my case as if I was a member of your own family.”

    Ronnie and Ted Rossignol

  • “Tina and her staff ware always very helpful and responsive to all my questions and concerns.”

    Jane K.

  • “Jewell Radimisis Jorge LL.P. is an excellent firm, a kind set of staff and they really do care about their clients.”

    Junior

  • “I would recommend Darcie to anyone!”

    HD

  • “Tina did a great job which showed in the compensation she was able to obtain for me.”

    Petr Pech

  • “You went above and beyond our expectations.”

    Steve & Norma Cattell

  • “Tina and her staff worked diligently to settle my case successfully in a timely manner.”

    Phyllis Moore

  • “Tina and her staff have been amazing at helping me get the answers I needed in the past four years.”

    C.R.

  • “Thanks to you my world’s incomparably brighter. Thanks to you my troubled times are behind me.”

    Branka

  • “Tina, you are an exceptional lawyer and you have a devoted team of assistants.”

    Courtney

  • “They came through with flying colours. I’m very pleased with JRJ.”

    John Yates

Why Clients Continue to Hire Us

We Put Our Experience to Work for You
  • 40+ Years of Experience

  • No Upfront Lawyer Fees

  • Fluent in Multiple Languages

  • 24 Hour Emergency Hotline

  • Track Record of Courtroom Success

  • Creative & Customized Counsel