Experienced Personal Injury Lawyers in Toronto
Zwiebel & Associates was founded over 20 years ago by Tom Zwiebel. After working with WSIB claims, Tom felt he could better help workers and individuals who had been hurt in a workplace accident, car accident, slip and fall, or any other personal injury accident.
Tom wanted to create a place where people felt comfortable asking questions and seeking compensation for their personal injury. Zwiebel & Associates is based in Toronto and has the capability to represents clients all over Canada through telecommunication.
Thomas Zwiebel, B.Sc., LL.B.
Zipora Zwiebel, B.Sc., J.D.
Laurence M. Levine, B.C.L.
Jenen Sirithar, LL.B., LL.M
After graduating from the University of Toronto, Brian began work for one of the biggest property Insurers in North America. He was involved in all aspects of the claim process for people involved in motor vehicle accidents. With his training in medical management, Brian left the insurance firm and began managing several medical clinics that specialize in personal injury rehabilitation.
Brian was always an advocate for victims' rights, and he represented people in the mediation and arbitration process with their Insurers and became licensed as a Paralegal in 2007. He has appeared in front of the Landlord and Tenant Board, WSIB and WSIAT, FSCO/LAT tribunals, as well as doing criminal (summary judgement), Small Claims Court and traffic tickets. Brian now focuses solely on Workers' Compensation Claims and Accident Benefits Claims. He has been involved in settling and managing many claims, including files where his clients have received in excess of $1,000,000.00 in Accident Benefits.
Our Team of Staff
Amazona Kaloshi, Senior Law Clerk
Amazona Kaloshi is a Senior Law Clerk who joined Zwiebel & Associates in 2002.
Amazona is experienced in all aspects of plaintiff personal injury litigation, including motor vehicle claims and statutory accident benefits. Amazona also has extensive knowledge in WSIB, slip and fall actions and small claims actions.
Her extensive knowledge¬ and legal experience have made her an invaluable asset to our firm.
Amazona has also completed her education in Biotechnology and Dental Hygiene. When she is not hard at work at the office she enjoys spending time with her family.
Phone: 416-221-9777 ext. 26
Sreimarch Mul Som, Law Clerk
March graduated from Humber College with Honours from the Law Clerk Diploma program in 2008. She began her cooperative program with Zwiebel & Associates and has since been with the firm full time.
March has extensive tort action knowledge and takes great pride in providing our clients with compassion and respect.
Her training includes statutory accident benefits and financial services mediations. March describes her passion for the law:
“When I was younger I knew that someday I would become a lawyer. Now as an assistant to passionate litigators this confirms that I am steps away from achieving that goal. I am energized by my work because it is simultaneously challenging and rewarding. My everyday tasks are varied and interesting. They enable me to develop my logic and reasoning abilities. Each case tells its own story and being able to assist our lawyers and their clients from start to finish is gratifying”.
Manika Sharma, Law Clerk
Manika graduated with an Honours Bachelor of Arts degree in Global Studies and Economics from Wilfrid Laurier University in 2020.
Although different from her field of education, Manika has always had a passion for law. Upon graduation, she began her career in the legal field at Zwiebel and Associates. She plans on pursuing education as a paralegal in the near future.
Outside of work, Manika enjoys travelling and spending time with her friends and family.
Princess Ann Panaganiban, Law Clerk
Princess Ann was born in the Philippines and, later, moved to Canada in 2012 with her family. She went to study at the University of Toronto and graduated with an Honours Bachelor’s degree in Political Science and Sociology. Soon after graduation, she joined Zwiebel & Associates as a law clerk, where she manages motor vehicle accidents and WSIB claims. During her time at the firm, she continues to develop her knowledge of Tort law and WSIB.
Outside of work, she enjoys dancing, volunteering, and being a part of the BTS ARMY.
Dancia Wilson, Law Clerk
Has been with Zwiebel and Associates since 2018.
Dancia is experienced in all aspects of plaintiff personal injury litigation claims, including motor vehicle accidents, long-term disability, short-term disability, slip and fall, CPP, ODSP and small claims actions.
Dancia has completed her education at Humber College, where she graduated with honours in the Law Clerk Diploma program.
Vanessa Arman, Legal Assistant
Vanessa graduated with an Honours Bachelors of Arts in Criminal Justice & Public Policy from the University of Guelph.
She is a JD hopeful who joined Zwiebel and Associates in the later part of 2022.
She is passionate about the legal field and being able to assist clients in attaining access to legal representation. She enjoys conversing with clients in English and Farsi. In her spare time Vanessa enjoys exploring the outdoors
Phone: 416-221-9777 ext. 21
Leeat Perlman - Law Clerk
Leeat graduated from the University of Waterloo with a BA in Therapeutic Recreation and Developmental Psychology. Leeat has a hunger for knowledge which motivates her to be constantly learning, thinking critically and seeking out answers and information. She loves being able to connect with clients to do her part in ensuring the best possible outcome is achievable for each case she is involved in. Leeat's education has provided her with a unique lens to view personal injury cases as she knows what impact accidents can have on both a single individual and those around them and their physical and mental health. It is because of this that she is driven to do what she can to help clients "get back to living." Leeat enjoys the challenges and unique aspects that each case brings and embraces each new learning opportunity for growth.
Phone: 416-221-9777 ext. 30