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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

Nov 12, 2021

School of secrets

The CBC recently did a story about the Grenville Christian College case that Loretta co-counseled with Sabrina Lombardi. This is a precedent setting case: it is the first abuse case to go to a common issues trial in a class action and the first systemic negligence case to go to trial.

Nov 03, 2021

Loretta Merritt is representing the plaintiffs in the Camp Wahanowin sexual abuse case

Loretta Merritt is representing the plaintiffs in the Camp Wahanowin sexual abuse case.

Cases to Watch

Sep 27, 2021

Former Burlington teacher charged with historic sexual assault

Former Burlington teacher, Michael O’Grady, charged with historic sexual assault. O’Grady taught at several schools within the Halton District School Board and police believe there may be more victims.

Jul 30, 2021

Former Markham teacher hit with fresh accusations of child sex assault

Steven Wolfer, 58, who was also a Boy Scouts leader, Big Brother, volunteer church leader, and sport coach has been hit with more child sex assault accusations.