Shane H. Katz 2021-08-26T15:18:49+00:00

Shane H. Katz

Personal Injury Lawyer

About Shane H. Katz

Personal Injury Lawyer

Shane H. Katz honest, friendly, and approachable manner is appreciated by both his clients and the people with whom he collaborates. Shane is passionate about the law and his clients’ future, which fuels his determination to achieve the greatest possible outcomes for his clients, while never losing sight of the importance of treating each and every person with dignity, compassion and respect.

A member of the Singer Kwinter legal team since 2001, Shane’s practice is dedicated exclusively to acting on behalf of Plaintiffs in the areas of personal injury, insurance claims and medical malpractice. He has advocated for clients at all levels of court in the Province of Ontario.

Shane has successfully resolved many files, which involved Defendants unwilling to compensate his client prior to his involvement. He has also been involved in a number of significant cases including Bonaiuto v. Pilot Insurance Company and Hazan v. Ing Insurance Company.

Shane is a member of the Ontario Trial Lawyers Association (OTLA), the Ontario Bar Association (OBA) and the Advocates’ Society. He ranked as a leading Personal Injury Litigation Lawyer by his peers in Best Lawyers in Canada®. He has served as a presenter and a panel member at continuing legal education programs, and he has been a mentor for multiple articling students and junior lawyers. Shane is active in the medical and rehabilitation community. He appears at, and participates in, events hosted by associations and foundations involved in the care of injured and disabled people.

Education 2018-12-27T18:52:06+00:00

Shane Katz attended the University of Western Ontario for his undergraduate studies, and graduated in 2000 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Administrative and Commercial Studies–Financial and Economic Studies. In 2003, he graduated from the Queen’s University Faculty of Law, and was called to the Ontario Bar in 2004.

Practice Highlights 2018-12-27T19:09:36+00:00
  • Shane has appeared in various courts including the Ontario Superior Court of Justice and Divisional Court.
Industry Involvement 2018-12-27T19:09:59+00:00
  • Sits on the Executive Committee of the Insurance Law Section for the Ontario Bar Association
  • Member of the Ontario Bar Association
  • Member of the Ontario Trial Lawyers Association
  • Member of the Advocates’ Society
Community Involvement 2018-12-27T19:10:20+00:00
  • Vocational Rehabilitation Association of Ontario
  • Spinal Cord Injury Ontario (SCI) Wheelchair Relay Challenge
  • Rouge Valley Hospital System
  • Spinal Cord Research
  • Ontario Social Workers
  • Acted as mock Superior Court judge in the final of the 2012 Secondary School Mock Trial Tournament organized by the Ontario Bar Association.
  • Ontario Brain Injury Association (OBIA)
  • Brain Injury Society of Toronto (BIST)
  • SickKids Centre for Brain & Behaviour Biennial Conference on Brain Injury in Children
  • Toronto ABI Network
  • St. Michael’s Head Injury Clinic “Out of the Rough” Golf Tournament
Wins 2019-05-30T18:26:39+00:00
Articles & Blog 2018-12-27T19:12:07+00:00

Awards & Recognition

Interesting Facts

Shane H. Katz loves Toronto sports – he’s an avid fan of the Leafs, Jays, and Raptors. When Shane is away from the office you’ll find him on the soccer field coaching his children’s soccer teams or relaxing at his family’s cottage fishing and boating through the summer season. Shane is also an animal-lover, especially reptiles!

An Update About COVID-19
An Update About COVID-19: At Singer Kwinter we are committed to provide our clients the best service during this challenging time. We are fully operational and have taken measures to keep the our clients and visitors safe. The team is currently working remotely and is available to assist our clients and take on new clients.