Larry J. Abey, Partner

Larry has been with the niche firm of Foster Townsend LLP since 1990 when he began his career as an articling student. He joined the partnership in 2004. Larry advances every aspect of each case with energy and confidence, arriving at dynamic, successful solutions. He is relentless in his quest to provide clients with the absolute best in representation, through the use of mediation, arbitration or litigation. Larry is a former member of the Board of Directors of the Canadian Society of Medical Evaluators.  He enjoys lecturing to various organizations dealing with a variety of insurance law and plaintiff law topics of interest.  Larry has appeared at various levels of the Court in Ontario.

Larry received his Bachelor of Political Science and History (Honours) from the University of Western Ontario and returned to his hometown to earn his law degree from the University of Windsor. Prior to completing his law degree, Larry worked as an assistant to both a Federal and a Provincial Cabinet Minister. He also spent time working at the WSIB as a claims adjudicator.

In addition to a flourishing law practice, Larry delights in spending time with his family, carving out moments to be on the links, and exploring various locales with his wife and two sons. Larry thoroughly enjoys being a “hockey dad” and “baseball dad” to his two sons and for years acted as an assistant coach for his sons’ hockey and baseball teams.  For the past 3 years Larry has been a Head Coach for a West London Minor Hockey House League team and currently is currently serving his 2nd term as a Board Member on the West London Minor Hockey Association.

Professional Affiliations and Memberships

  • Member of Law Society of Upper Canada
  • Canadian Bar Association
  • Member of Middlesex Law Association
  • Former Member of the Board of Directors of the Canadian Society of Medical Evaluators
  • London Brain Injury association
  • London Chamber of commerce