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Ajax – Pickering Personal Injury Lawyer
Steven M. Polak

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Lawyer Biography:

Year Called to the Bar: 2002

Ajax-Pickering personal injury lawyer, Steven Polak, dedicates his entire legal practice to assisting injury victims and people who have been unfairly denied disability benefits. As part of the team of over 100 Ontario lawyers at Lerners LLP (est. 1929), he acts as an injury and disability lawyer for victims with motor vehicle accident lawsuits, accident benefits cases, disability benefit cases, slip and falls, and other injury cases. Focusing on one area of law allows him to stay on top of the legal developments and industry trends.

He has a unique perspective, from, in the past, also having acted for insurance company defendants. Steven started his practice in Lerner’s London office in 2002, before joining the Toronto office. For the convenience of his Pickering/Ajax personal injury clients, he is regularly in the Durham area at the Whitby office located at 105 Consumers Drive in Whitby, Ontario.


An Experienced Injury Lawyer Serving the Pickering / Ajax Areas

As a top Pickering / Ajax personal injury lawyer, Steven offers his injury and disability clients and their families, his respect, his calm and experienced guidance and his record for success in obtaining fair and just compensation for their injuries and losses. Steven has represented clients at all stages of the litigation process, including through trial. He has represented injury victims and insurance clients in the Court of Appeal (Ontario’s highest court).

He has successfully represented clients with numerous conditions, including:
+ Head injuries
+ Brain injuries
+ Spinal cord injuries
+ Chronic pain disorders
+ Fractures
+ Disc problems
+ Whiplash and associated disorders
+ Entire range of other physical and psychological impairments.


Comments from Ontario Judges about Mr. Polak

What have Ontario’s Judges said about Steven Polak in their decisions? Below are some remarks from presiding Judges on Steven’s efforts on behalf of his clients.

“Clearly Mr. Polak is ahead of the game and has been throughout this litigation in relation to the efforts made to service his client.”
– [Oshawa Court Judge]

“The solicitor [Steven Polak] has dealt with this file in an exemplary fashion and his position….does credit to himself and the profession.”
– [Toronto Court Judge]

“The plaintiff [Counsel – Steven Polak] has been diligent and transparent.”
– [Newmarket Court Judge]

“The plaintiff [Counsel – Steven Polak] continued to be co-operative, accommodating and entirely reasonable. The actions of the plaintiff throughout have been exceptionally diligent”
– [Oshawa Court Judge]

“Mr. Polak argued with great force and ingenuity.”
– [Milton Court Judge]

“It was clear to me that Mr. Polak was entirely prepared for trial. He was accommodating in the extreme and had suggestions that would have cured any delay. I note that if anything he was overly fair, evidencing a clear desire to get this matter on.”
– [Oshawa Court Judge]

“I am indebted to both counsel for the excellent materials and thorough arguments”.
– [Milton Court Judge] –


Professional Experience

+ Partner, Lerners LLP (2008 to present)
+ Associate lawyer, Lerners LLP (2002-2007)


Professional memberships and activities

+ The Ontario Trial Lawyers Association
+ The Advocates’ Society
+ The Canadian Bar Association



+ Admitted to Ontario Bar (2002)
+ Bachelor of Laws, Osgoode Hall Law School (2001)
+ Two years of undergraduate study at the University of Western Ontario


Consult an Ajax – Pickering Personal Injury Lawyer

Being an injury and disability lawyer is an emotional job because of all the heartache and tragedy that you see. You often see people who are on the verge of collapse and they turn to you as their last hope. Helping those people achieve the financial security to mitigate their losses is an incredibly rewarding part of my job.

Personal injury law often gets a bad name, because of a few bad apples. However, personal injury law is not about trying to create the facts to build the largest possible damages, it is about relying on the law as a tool to fairly and reasonably compensate those people who have been injured and wronged. It’s about trying to ensure that justice is done.

– Steven Polak

Steven provides free, no obligation, consultations to injured persons and provides flexible fee structures, including contingency fee arrangements, meaning you do not pay unless you win and we fund all up-front costs.

If you or a loved one has been injured in pickering, Ajax or anywhere in the Durham region, Steven would be happy to meet with you to discuss the issues of your case, how the law applies and the best way to proceed to protect your rights and obtain proper compensation. If you are unable to attend Steven’s Durham region or Toronto office, arrangements can be made to meet at your home, hospital or rehabilitation facility.

Call Steven today at 905-409-2438 or contact him by email.


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