Michael McChesney


Michael McChesney

Michael McChesney

Toronto – Whitby – Ottawa
(416) 368-0231 ext. 250

Natalia Abiniakine, Assistant
416-368-0231 ext. 294


Michael joined Flaherty McCarthy LLP after completing his articling with the firm. During his articles Michael gained broad experience and was actively engaged in a range of litigation files with a focus on insurance defence. Michael’s practice focuses on motor vehicle accident tort and statutory accident benefit disputes. Michael regularly attends on motions before the Superior Court of Justice, has appeared at Small Claims Court and has worked on various Litigation Appeals Tribunal matters.

Michael earned an Honours in Philosophy from Wilfried Laurier University in 2012. He graduated from the University of Ottawa, Faculty of Law in 2016. After articling with Flaherty McCarthy LLP he was called to the Ontario Bar in 2017

Prior to joining Flaherty McCarthy LLP Michael worked as a summer student in the legal department of a major Canadian mining corporation and worked in the Marketing and Business Development group of a full service national firm in Toronto.


Called to the Ontario Bar 2017
J.D. University of Ottawa, 2016
B.A. (Hons.) Philosophy Wilfred Laurier University, 2012