Paul D. Mooney

Sr. Associate

Insurance Defence, Civil Litigation, Commercial Litigation, Personal Injury Litigation

Paul D. Mooney


T: 613-237-0520 x284 F: 613-237-3163
Called To The Bar: 2005

Paul D. Mooney


Alison Manning
T: 613-237-0520 x220

Paul grew up in Ottawa and obtained his Bachelor of Social Science degree at the University of Ottawa. He subsequently received his law degree from the University of British Columbia, graduating in 2004. He was called to the British Columbia Bar in 2005 and practiced in Vancouver for almost 10 years. In mid 2014, Paul returned to his hometown to continue his legal career. 

Paul is an experienced litigator with a practice that concentrates on insurance defence, personal injury, property damage and insurance coverage issues, as well as Statutory Accident Benefits. Paul also has extensive experience dealing with boating accident claims, specifically pleasure boat accidents. Paul's main goal is to provide quality representation with a focus on practical and efficient solutions.

Paul has appeared before the Ontario Superior Court of Justice, the Supreme Court of British Columbia, the British Columbia Court of Appeal. Paul also practices in the Federal Court of Canada. He has also been involved in numerous arbitrations as well as private and court mandated mediations.

Paul is also a Certified Risk Manager. He can assist any organization with developing ERM programs, conducting policy and practice reviews as well as working to create comprehensive risk management strategies. He has extensive experience dealing with contractual issues including interpretation of contractual terms, leasing, construction contracts, CGL insurance, insurance procurement, insurance coverage issues and indemnity issues.

Paul is the author of various articles and publications including:

  • Kluwer International Law Maritime Handbook – Canada Part III - Judicial Sale of Vessels and Priority of Claim 
  • Chapter 16 - Maritime Pilotage -  2nd edition of “Canadian Maritime Law”


  • LLB, University of British Columbia (2004)
  • Certified Risk Manager - Carleton University (2018)
  • Paralegal Diploma, Capilano College, Vancouver BC (1998)
  • B.Sc. (Double Concentration History & Criminology), University of Ottawa (1992)

Professional Groups & Associations:

  • Law Society of Ontario
  • Canadian Maritime Law Association
  • Carleton County Law Association