Zul’s record of success explains why he is widely recognized as one of Canada’s top litigation lawyers. Our clients trust Zul with their most complex commercial litigation matters. From institutions to individuals, our clients rely on Zul to understand their issues from a legal and business perspective and litigate to obtain the best possible results.
During his 28 years of practice in the insurance and commercial litigation fields, Zul has been involved in a number of complex litigation matters. A seasoned litigator, Zul has appeared before all levels of court in Alberta and the Federal Court of Canada on a wide array of civil litigation matters including general liability claims, commercial disputes, complex personal injury claims, fatality claims, fire losses, construction losses, interpretation of wrap-up liability policies and S.E.F. 44 insurance coverage claims. During his career, he has successfully conducted jury and non-jury trials and has been recognized for his advocacy skills across Canada and the United States.
Zul balances his thriving litigation practice by being actively involved in his community. In 2013, Zul was recognized and awarded the Leaders of Tomorrow award by Business in Calgary. He is frequently called upon to present seminars for the Canadian Bar Association, Alberta Civil Trial Lawyers Association, Canadian Defence Lawyers Association and Calgary Bar Association, Civil Litigation Section. He is a past instructor at the University of Calgary Management Program teaching “Claims Management: Evidence” for members of the insurance industry and currently acts as a mentor to many in the legal community including the Law Society of Alberta’s Mentor Connect program. He continues that role by coaching youth sports and when time allows, hitting the running paths and enjoying the swing of the golf club as often as possible with his four sons.
Double Costs: Alberta Court of Queen’s Bench Expands on the Rules Regarding Formal Offers to Settle and Double Costs Awards – Verjee Law Succeeds In the recent decision of 1490703 Alberta Ltd v Chahal, 2021 ABQB 853, the Alberta Court of Queen’s Bench expanded on the application of Rules 4.29 of the Alberta Rules of […]
Zul Verjee Q.C. was successful in making new law in the area of costs awarded following a successful summary judgment application. In this case we did better than an offer made and the court awarded what amounted to full indemnity for the legal fees incurred. Congratulations to our team. https://www.canlii.org/en/ab/abqb/doc/2021/2021abqb853/2021abqb853.html?resultIndex=1
Verjee & Associates is pleased to announce that Zul Verjee Q.C. has been included in the 2022 Edition of The Best Lawyers in Canada. Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence. Best Lawyers has published their list for over three decades, earning […]