Cynthia Benson

Partner

“Just like with every Olympic medal, every remarkable life begins with one courageous step. What step can you take to raise your life to the next level?”
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Finding the right solution.

Cynthia feels it is essential to recognize the client’s priorities and provide them with a favourable cost-effective resolution, be it through litigation, mediation or another alternative process. Cynthia is also an International Skating Union (ISU) accredited figure skating judge and judged at the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver.

Representative matters

Cynthia's practice is focused on medical malpractice defence, as well as insurance defence, including acting as counsel for the Canadian Medical Protective Association and its members throughout New Brunswick. She also acts for major casualty insurers, life and disability insurers and professional liability insurers.

Areas of practice:

  • Insurance
  • Litigation
  • Health

BAR ADMISSION(S)

New Brunswick, 1992

LAW SOCIETY(IES)

Law Society of New Brunswick

EDUCATION

University of New Brunswick, LL.B., 1991
Queen’s University, B.A. (honours), 1988

ACTIVITIES

  • Member, Canadian Bar Association

LANGUAGE(S)

English

MARTINDALE-HUBBELL RATINGS

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EXTERNAL RATINGS

  • Best Lawyers 2015 Personal Injury Litigation "Lawyer of the Year" in Saint John
  • Best Lawyers: Insurance Law, 2011-2018
  • Best Lawyers: Personal Injury Litigation, 2015-2018

Suite 1000, Brunswick House
44 Chipman Hill
Saint John, NB, Canada
E2L 2A9

P 506.632.8301
F 506.634.3579

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LEGAL ASSISTANT(S)

Allyn Hunter

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