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Loretta Merritt is one of the few lawyers in Ontario who has more than 25 years of experience representing men, women and children in sexual assault and abuse lawsuits. She has obtained settlements for hundreds of clients and has received recognition and awards including Best Lawyers in Canada and the Queen Elizabeth Diamond Jubilee Medal, in recognition of her contributions to Canada and work in representing abuse survivors. Bio

<span class="sr-only">Your Lawsuit</span>

Loretta Merritt is one of the few lawyers in Ontario who has more than 25 years of experience representing men, women and children in sexual assault and abuse lawsuits. She has obtained settlements for hundreds of clients and has received recognition and awards including Best Lawyers in Canada and the Queen Elizabeth Diamond Jubilee Medal, in recognition of her contributions to Canada and work in representing abuse survivors. Bio

<span class="sr-only">Your Lawsuit</span>

Loretta Merritt is one of the few lawyers in Ontario who has more than 25 years of experience representing men, women and children in sexual assault and abuse lawsuits. She has obtained settlements for hundreds of clients and has received recognition and awards including Best Lawyers in Canada and the Queen Elizabeth Diamond Jubilee Medal, in recognition of her contributions to Canada and work in representing abuse survivors. Bio

<span class="sr-only">Your Lawsuit</span>

Loretta Merritt is one of the few lawyers in Ontario who has more than 25 years of experience representing men, women and children in sexual assault and abuse lawsuits. She has obtained settlements for hundreds of clients and has received recognition and awards including Best Lawyers in Canada and the Queen Elizabeth Diamond Jubilee Medal, in recognition of her contributions to Canada and work in representing abuse survivors. Bio

Grenville Christian College Class Proceeding
Our firm and McKenzie Lake are co-counselling this class action by former students, against the Grenville Christian College. For more information, please click here.

Sexual Assault: Healing the Pain

Many survivors of sexual assault are seeking closure, a way to heal, a way to move forward — often years after the abuse. They need a safe place where they can discuss their legal options with lawyers who have a special expertise in, and understanding of, their situation.

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News & Media

Apr 18, 2022

Loretta P. Merritt will be speaking at LEARN, part of the Abuse Hurts HOPE Conference Series

Loretta P. Merritt will be speaking at LEARN, part of the Abuse Hurts (Canadian Centre for Abuse Awareness) HOPE Conference Series on May 17th, 2022.

Apr 05, 2022

Loretta Merritt speaks to BradfordToday on publication bans

Toronto lawyer Loretta Merritt, who specializes in civil sexual assault cases, said more people like Mullen want to speak out about their experience. Publication bans are implemented without consultation with the complainants, who don’t have the power to revoke them, she added.

Cases to Watch

May 10, 2022

Under his control - The CBC reports on the case involving Douglas Walker, a school teacher who sexually abused his students in York Region

The CBC reports on the case involving Douglas Walker a school teacher who sexually abused his students in York Region.

Apr 21, 2022

Evidence of sexual misconduct found against former Barry's Bay Catholic teacher

Our Lady Seat of Wisdom College’s investigation found evidence of sexual misconduct against former Barry's Bay Catholic teacher Uwe Lieflander who worked at Our Lady Seat of Wisdom College in Barry’s Bay from 2007 to 2017.