Photo of Tara Pollitt


Tara Pollitt is a partner and trial lawyer at Shillington McCall LLP. Tara practices in a wide variety of areas including defending claims involving motor vehicles, occupier’s liability, municipal roads and sidewalks, building inspection, sexual abuse and product liability. She has developed a particular focus on defending transit authorities and public entities. She does tribunal work including at the Workplace Safety and Insurance Tribunal and the Human Rights Tribunal. Tara Tara regularly appears at all levels of court and has extensive experience in jury trials. Tara prides herself on getting practical and reasonable results for her clients.

Tara completed a Bachelor’s Degree at the University of Waterloo in Social Development Studies with a minor in Legal Studies and Criminology in 1999. She obtained her LLB from the University of Western Ontario in 2004 and was called to the Bar of Ontario in 2005. She practiced at a plaintiff firm for three years then moved to insurance defence which she has practiced exclusively since 2008.

(519) 645-7330 Ext. 260