Michael Title joined Steinberg Morton Hope and Israel in 2005 having practiced previously as a partner with a mid-sized Toronto law firm for 17 years.
Michael has extensive experience as a trial and appellate counsel acting for financial institutions, insurers, private companies, and entrepreneurs.
Michael is a Certified Specialist in Civil Litigation. He was appointed by the Law Society in 2005 as a member of the Certified Specialist Committee making recommendations to the Law Society regarding the eligibility of applicants for the designation. Michael has a depth of experience in construction and real estate related litigation, including construction insurance, construction deficiency claims, Construction Lien Act proceedings, real property and leasing litigation, Tarion proceedings, and construction arbitrations.
Michael also has a special interest and expertise in claims involving the liability of professionals, including architects, engineers, solicitors, brokers, agents, and others in a professional or fiduciary capacity. Michael has written and presented articles in the field of construction and real estate law, and has been a member of the executive of the Ontario Bar Association, Civil Litigation Section.
Michael has had many of his trial decisions in commercial law reported widely in Ontario and across Canada.