Samuel W. Crowe BA, JD (U.S.), JD (Canada)
Sam devotes his practice to litigation and dispute resolution. Whether in a courtroom or a boardroom, he advocates effectively for his clients.
Sam’s civil litigation practice focuses on insurance defence, First Nations, commercial, construction, and estate litigation.
He regularly appears in the Ontario Superior Court of Justice and has appeared before the Ontario Court of Appeal. He routinely appears before numerous Ontario administrative tribunals, including the Workplace and Safety Insurance Appeals Tribunal, Licence Appeal Tribunal, and Social Benefits Tribunal. Sam has also appeared in courts in Alberta and Saskatchewan. Outside of the courtroom, Sam acts as counsel in mediations and private arbitrations.
Sam earned law degrees in the United States and Canada, graduating from the Michigan State University College of Law and the University of Ottawa Faculty of Law. He earned his B.A. degree in history with cum laude distinction from West Virginia University. Sam was called to the Ontario Bar in 2014.
An active member of the Thunder Bay community, Sam coaches youth hockey within the Thunder Bay Minor Hockey Association. He is a member of the Thunder Bay Law Association, the Law Society of Ontario, the Ontario Bar Association, The Advocates’ Society, and Canadian Defence Lawyers.