Gerry Ranking’s dispute resolution practice encompasses aspects of civil, administrative and commercial litigation. With an emphasis on professional negligence, pensions, and cross-border issues, Gerry’s expertise extends to franchise, banking, insurance, real estate, product liability and employment matters.
Gerry has acted on behalf of clients before all levels of court in Ontario, the Federal Court of Canada, the Supreme Court of Canada and before administrative boards and tribunals. With particular expertise in alternative dispute resolution, Gerry assists clients with complex, multi-party disputes.
Acting as counsel in both domestic and commercial arbitrations and mediations, Gerry has employed a variety of ADR protocols to secure extremely favourable results. He has acted for numerous Fortune 500 companies, including DuPont, Honeywell, Goodrich Aerospace, Northrup Grumman, PwC, Intact (formerly ING Canada Inc.), Aviva Canada, Swiss Re and Chubb Insurance Company of Canada.
Gerry is a past member of the Executive Committee of the New York-based CPR Institute for Conflict Prevention & Resolution, which promotes innovation and excellence in public and private conflict management.
Gerry’s expertise is recognized in leading legal directories, including Chambers Global, Chambers Canada, and as a “Litigation Star” by Benchmark Canada.