PERSONAL INJURY LAW

MEET OUR TEAM

Jwan Desai

Lawyer

Jwan has exclusively represented individuals who have suffered personal injury and disability as a result of negligence. She is committed to helping injury victims and their families initiate and successfully resolve claims. Her practice includes complex lawsuits and accident benefit claims involving serious catastrophic injuries. Jwan is passionate about advocating for her clients to ensure that they are treated with respect during the litigation processes and receive fair compensation. Jwan will remain intimately involved in your case throughout the litigation process to provide you with guidance and sound legal advice.  She is always there to see that her clients are heard and provided with guidance in the difficult times that often arise after a serious accident. She keeps her clients informed and no call or question unanswered.

Miguel Maruszki

Lawyer

Miguel began his legal career in 2006 working for the Insurance Companies. For this first part of his career he practiced at a leading insurance defence firm in Toronto. His clients were many of the Insurance Companies he now regularly makes claims against for his clients. The experience gained on the other side of the table allows Miguel to build and advance his clients’ claims to the fullest extent. Miguel has Trial and Arbitration experience on complex injury and insurance matters. Miguel’s practice is dedicated to advocating on behalf of seriously injured victims, many of which suffer catastrophic injuries. Miguel is the managing partner at Desai Maruszki and helps lead the litigation team.

Peter Cimino

Lawyer

Peter Cimino is an associate lawyer with Desai Maruszki. He has spent his entire legal career advancing the interests of those who have suffered serious personal injuries. He represents clients who have been involved in motor vehicle accidents and slip and falls, denied long- and short-term disability benefits, or have been the victim of an assault.  His scientific background gives him a unique understanding of client injuries, and provides a pragmatic lens to analyze claims.

Michael Ettedgui

Lawyer

Michael practices exclusively in the field of personal injury law. He acts on behalf of injured parties in motor vehicle litigation, occupiers’ liability cases and medical malpractice lawsuits. Michael regularly appears in court, ensuring his clients are well-represented throughout the litigation process. He takes pride in handling claims with a view to securing the compensation his clients require.

Natalia Bialkowska

Lawyer

Natalia strongly believes that the secret of success of representing personal injury victims lies in getting to know our clients as closely as possible to understand the full extent to which an accident has impacted their lives. Natalia developed her passion for personal injury matters while clerking for Hon. Karen Smith at the New York State Supreme Court. Subsequently, she obtained her JD degree from UCLA School of Law and her LL.M. degree from Southwestern Law School, specializing in Trial Advocacy. Drawn to provide the most excellent service to the injured, Natalia was selected to the 2019 Southern California Rising Stars. A member of Ontario Law Society, California State Bar, and District of Columbia State Bar, Natalia is multi-lingual in Polish, English, Spanish, and German.

Ian C. Miller

Lawyer

Ian is a passionate and dedicated advocate committed to representing accident victims and their families. His practice is focused primarily on motor vehicle collisions, slip and falls, and disability claims. Prior to graduating from law school at the University of Western Ontario, Ian completed an Honours B.A. in Communication Studies and Philosophy from McMaster University and enjoyed a successful career in corporate sales, which helped to develop his ability to negotiate and communicate effectively. Ian represents clients at various tribunals and levels of Court, including the Superior Court of Justice and the Licence Appeal Tribunal.

Samira Nik

Paralegal

Abira Sivakumaran

Paralegal

Simone Blackman-La Roche

Assistant

Daniela Gaudio

Paralegal

Cassandra Tu

Productions Assistant

Zoe Alcorn

Law Clerk