Waheeda Ekhlas Smith

Waheeda completed an Honours Specialization in French Language and Literature from the University of Western Ontario, where she graduated on the Dean’s Honor List in 2009. She earned her Juris Doctor at The University of Windsor and was called to the Ontario bar in 2013. Waheeda articled with and worked as an associate for a prominent insurance litigation firm in Toronto. She joined Zuber & Company LLP in March 2015.

Waheeda practices civil litigation on behalf of insurers, including motor vehicle tort, occupiers’ liability, property damage, commercial general liability, and first party accident benefits claims. She has frequently appeared before the Superior Court of Justice, Small Claims Court, and the Financial Services Commission of Ontario.

When not working, Waheeda also enjoys visiting new places, having lived in or travelled to four continents. In her travels, she hopes to visit all 30 MLB ballparks in North America.