Fatima Vieira, B.A., M.A., LL.B.

Fatima Vieira, B.A., M.A., LL.B.

Senior Associate


Fatima Vieira was called to the bar in 2002. Fatima has appeared at all levels of Ontario courts in broad areas of litigation including condominium disputes, construction defect claims, insurance coverage applications, occupiers’ liability, personal injury and product liability claims. Fatima has also appeared and acted for clients at tribunals including the Workplace Safety and Insurance Appeal Tribunal (WSIAT), the Condominium Authority Tribunal (CAT) and the Human Rights Tribunal Ontario (HRTO). Fatima has also represented clients at mediations and private arbitrations. Fatima has advised condominium corporations and owners in a variety of issues including interpretation of complex shared facilities agreements, by-laws and rules and provide critical analysis and evaluation of services and construction contracts as well as policies of insurance. Her approach to advocacy is to formulate strategies and solutions to achieve the client’s objectives including ADR. Fatima has achieved positive results for clients in court and at tribunals as well as in out of court agreements.

EDUCATION
Fatima achieved a B.A. from Harvard University, M.A. from the University of Toronto and LL.B. from Queen’s University.
CALL TO THE BAR
Ontario, 2002



Additional Information


  • Mason Homes Limited v. Lombard General Insurance Company of Canada, 2016 ONSC 4846
  • Mason Homes Limited v. Lombard General Insurance Company of Canada, 2017 ONCA 289
  • Peel Standard Condominium Corporation No. 984 v. 8645361 Canada Limited 2018 ONSC 4339
  • DCMS GP (Dufferin-Steeles) Inc. v. Caribbean Tower Cranes Limited, 2015 ONSC 4125
  • Michael Lahrkamp v. Metropolitan Toronto Condominium Corporation No. 932, 2018 ONCAT 10
  • Decision No. 1962/09 (WSIAT)
  • Decision No. 1003/13 (WSIAT)
  • Decision No. 350/101 (WSIAT)
  • Dickson v. Broan-NuTone, 2007 CarswellOnt 9931 (ONSC)
  • TSCC 2364 v. TSCC 2442 and Del, 2019 Arbitration
  • Kamdar v. Lombard Insurance Company, 2008 CanLII 10383 (ON SC)
  • The Canadian Condominium Institute
  • The Advocates’ Society
  • The Ontario Bar Association.