Stephen J. Wojciechowski
B.A., LL.B.
Profile
Education

Lakehead University, Bachelor of Arts, 1985
Queen’s University, LL.B., 1988
Admitted to Ontario Bar, 1990

Practice

Starting as an Associate in 1996, and in 2004 becoming the President and Owner of Stephen J. Wojciechowski Professional Corporation, operating as ERYOU Barristers, Stephen has a wide range of litigation experience, including both Ontario appeal courts – Divisional Court and Court of Appeal – and the Supreme Court of Canada in 2002.

His focus is on insurance defence litigation involving issues of occupiers’ liability, hospital liability, municipal liability, professional liability, child and family services institutional liability and general liability and fault analysis.

Memberships

Law Society of Ontario
Canadian (Ontario) Bar Association
American Bar Association
Thunder Bay Law Association
The Advocates’ Society
Insurance Institute of Ontario
Canadian Defence Lawyers
Defense Research Institute

Professional and Community Interests

Guest Lecturer – Lakehead University Engineering Program

Managing the Risks of Professional Liability, 1996 to 2000

Chair – Canada Pension Plan Tribunal

District of Thunder Bay, 1997 to 2005

Chair – Advocacy Skills Seminars (Thunder Bay)

The Advocates’ Society
2005, 2006 and 2007

Board of Directors – The Advocates’ Society

2004 to 2007

Board of Directors – Thunder Bay Law Association – 2002 to 2010

Secretary 2005
Treasurer 2006
Vice-President 2007
President 2008
Past President 2009

Instructor – Municipal Highway Maintenance and MMS Seminars

Simcoe County, Kingston, Coburg, Fort Frances, Thunder Bay
2006, 2007, 2013

Chair – The Court House Series (Thunder Bay)

The Advocates’ Society
2007, 2008, 2009 and 2010

Chair/Speaker – TBLA Civil Litigation Fall CLE Programs

2008, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014

Chair, Catholic School Council – Corpus Christi School

2004 to 2005

Vice Chair, Catholic School Council – Corpus Christi School

2005 to 2006

Co-Chair, Catholic School Council – Corpus Christi School

2006 to 2007

Member, Catholic School Council – Bishop E.Q. Jennings

2007 to 2010

Vice Chair, Catholic School Council – Bishop E.Q. Jennings

2010 to 2011

Chair, Greening Committee, CSC – Bishop E.Q. Jennings

2007 to 2011

Chair, Catholic School Council – Bishop E.Q. Jennings

2011 to 2012

Member, Parish Council Corpus Christi Church

2008 to 2011

Lector, Corpus Christi Church

2008 to present

Co-ordinator of Lectors, Corpus Christi Church

2013 to present

Civil Rules Committee Member (LSUC Appointee)

2013 to present

The Advocates’ Society, Civil Trials Task Force

June 2014 to June 2015

Clinical Instructor, Bora Laskin Faculty of Law

Lakehead University
Torts Tutorial, 2013 to 2014

Clinical Instructor, Bora Laskin Faculty of Law

Lakehead University
Civil Practice, 2014 to present

Clinical Instructor, Bora Laskin Faculty of Law

Lakehead University
Advanced Civil Practice, 2017 to present
Contact Information
EMAIL sjw@eryoubarristers.com
PHONE (807) 346-3205
FAX (807) 346-9270

Offering

  • advice on risk management
  • error management
  • operational procedures
  • policy development
  • insurance evaluation

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