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Chris J. Jackson

Chris Jackson

Chris Jackson is the Accident Benefits Manager at Smitiuch Injury Law. Mr. Jackson is responsible for managing all accident benefit matters related to a case. Before joining Smitiuch Injury Law Chris was a Senior Accident Benefits Examiner and ADR Coordinator with a large insurance company. He brings a wealth of experience to the firm including senior roles as a Rehabilitation Consultant, Director of Client Services (Plaintiff) and Vice-President at a Disability Management firm.

Mr. Jackson holds a Master of Divinity degree and a Bachelor of Arts (Philosophy) degree both from King's University College at The University of Western Ontario. He was awarded a Canadian Forces Decoration (CD) Medal for twelve years of honourable service in the Canadian Armed Forces (Reserves).

Chris was the Chair of the Law Clerks Section of the Ontario Trial Lawyers Association for 2013 to 2015. He has spoken at several conferences on accident benefits related topics throughout Ontario and is also a regular speaker in the Essentials of Case Management course at McMaster University. In his spare time he volunteers on the Fundraising Committee for the Hamilton Brain Injury Association.

Chris is the recipient of the Ontario Trial Lawyers Association (OTLA) Outstanding Law Clerk award for 2015.

Chris can be reached directly at, [email protected], 416-621-1551, ext. 202.

Patrick Myers

Mr. Patrick Myers is a Student-at-law with Smitiuch Injury Law.

He earned his law degree (J.D.) from the University of Ottawa. Before studying law, he completed an Honours Bachelor of Social Sciences degree in Criminology from the University of Ottawa.

Following his undergraduate degree but prior to enrolling in law school, Patrick worked in wide range of security roles primarily in the greater Toronto area.

When Patrick enrolled in law school, he also took on a position at the local hospital as a Protection Agent. As part of his training at the hospital, he participated in various seminars on tactical communication, de-escalation, and use of force. He also participated in the advanced dispute resolution practicum provided by the Faculty of Law.

In his spare time, Patrick spends time with family and friends, works out in the local gym, cooks and bakes regularly, and explores Ontario’s outlying areas.

Recently, Patrick successfully passed both the Barrister and Solicitor Licensing Examinations.

Patrick can be reached directly at, [email protected] or 416-621-1551, ext. 219.

Shawn Snider

Mr. Shawn Snider is a Student-at-law with Smitiuch Injury Law.

He earned his law degree (J.D.) from Osgoode Hall Law School. Before studying law, he completed a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science from Saint Francis Xavier University in Antigonish Nova Scotia.

After completing his undergraduate degree and prior to enrolling in law school, Shawn played professional hockey for nine years in the U.S., Sweden and Germany.

At law school, Shawn participated in the Osgoode Mediation Intensive Clinic that provided mediation services to the York campus and surrounding communities. During this time, he was also the Head Coach of the 2002 Mississauga Reps AAA Hockey team, from which, thirteen players were drafted in the 2018 Ontario Hockey League (OHL) draft.

In his spare time, Shawn spends time with family and friends, plays golf and travels as much as possible.

Shawn can be reached directly at, [email protected] or 416-621-1551, ext. 217.

Arthur P. Ryan

Arthur P. Ryan is the Litigation Coordinator at Smitiuch Injury Law. Mr. Ryan has extensive expertise in serious slip and fall incidents. He is responsible for case management, client liaison, trial and mediation preparation. In addition to his primary responsibilities within the Tort department, he is also a valuable resource to the Accident & Benefits and Marketing departments.

Mr. Ryan holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree in Finance from Ryerson University.
Arthur can be reached directly at, [email protected], or 519-754-1558.

Keith W. Smitiuch

Keith W. Smitiuch is the Operations Manager at Smitiuch Injury Law. He brings a wealth of skill in process planning, project management and information technology. Mr. Smitiuch is a liaison with clients and assists them throughout their case. He is also responsible for the firm's business development initiatives and the operations and administration of the Toronto and Brantford offices.

Mr. Smitiuch holds a Bachelor of Science (Mathematics) from McMaster University.
Keith can be reached directly at, [email protected], or 519-754-1558.

Dr. Daniel Wilhelmus

Dr. Daniel Wilhelmus is the Medical Consultant at Smitiuch Injury Law. Dr. Wilhelmus has been a practicing Chiropractor since 1995 and managed a large team of health care professionals in his home town of Simcoe, Ontario.

As the firm's Medical Consultant, Dan is responsible for providing an analysis of medical documents and for enhancing the firm's legal services in the Simcoe area. He also maintains a small Chiropractic practice in Simcoe.

Dan is certified in the AMA Guides to Evaluation of Permanent Impairment, 4th edition by the American Board of Forensic Professionals and is a Certified Catastrophic Impairment Rater.

Dr. Wilhelmus can be reached directly at [email protected], or 416-621-1551.

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To meet with a member of our legal team, contact us online or call our office at 416-621-1551 or toll free at 866-621-1551. We offer services in English, Cantonese, French, Ilocano, Korean, Mandarin, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish and Tagalog.