Mary Margaret was a partner in the Toronto firm of Borden & Elliot (1987–2000) and its successor national firm, Borden Ladner Gervais LLP (2000–2007). On 1 January 2001 she joined Nicholl Paskell-Mede LLP (NPM), a leading Canadian insurance boutique, as counsel. NPM merged with Clyde & Co in 2011.
Mary Margaret began her career practising civil litigation, with an emphasis on insurance defence work, claims against investment dealers and product liability claims. Over the years her practice became increasingly focused on coverage work, particularly in the area of directors’ and officers’ (D&O) and errors and omissions liability (E&O) policies.
Her current practice focuses primarily upon providing coverage opinions and advice and monitoring claims under D&O and E&O policies.
Mary Margaret is a frequent speaker and panellist on various aspects of D&O insurance and publishes comments from time to time on cases of interest in this area.
In May 2014, Mary Margaret was awarded the Ontario Bar Association Award for Excellence in Insurance Law.
Mary Margaret is and/or has been listed and recommended in the following guides: the Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory, for commercial insurance litigation and for directors’ and officers’ liability; Who’s Who Legal: Insurance & Reinsurance; the Lexpert American Lawyer Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada for directors’ and officers’ liability; and The Best Lawyers in Canada for directors’ and officers’ liability and insurance law.
WWL says: Mary Margaret Fox is considered by clients to be "at the forefront" of her practice, and is a "go-to name"
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