The ARC Group Canada Inc.

The ARC Group is a network of independent law firms across Canada that have joined together in response to your business needs. Focusing on the areas of insurance law and risk management, members of The ARC Group deliver services to insurers, self-insured companies and other entities requiring assistance with various insurance and risk-related legal matters. We have come together with the goal of providing Canada's insurance and risk management communities with professional service of the highest quality.

ARC Group Canada associates named Best Lawyers

The ARC Group Canada is proud to recognize those practitioners of its member firm included in the Best Lawyers in Canada 2017 list.

“Our network of lawyers boasts some of the best legal minds in the country, and we are pleased to recognize their accomplishments,” said Cheryl Canning, Partner, Burchells LLP and President of The ARC Group Canada. “The wide range of services we provide in the insurance law sector is fully represented by the associates on this list, with more than 70 lawyers from nearly 40 different legal specialties coast-to-coast.”

The ARC group is a network of law firms across Canada that came together to provide superior client service to the insurance and self-insured communities. Our goal is to surpass both client expectations and industry standards with our commitment to fostering trust and delivering client-centered service.

For a full list of the Best Lawyers in Canada, visit

Member firm profile: Hughes Amys LLP

Meet Hughes Amys LLP, an insurance defence firm based in Toronto and Hamilton, Ont. that prides itself on forming close bonds with clients.

Hughes Amys is also a proud affiliate of the ARC Group of Canada.

Watch this video to learn more about the team at Hughes Amys, and what it means to be part of the ARC Group of Canada network.

What is the ARC Group?


We deliver effective, client-focused service without compromising attention to detail, efficiency, or legal excellence. Our wide range of insurance and risk-related litigation services include, but are not limited to accident, aviation, boiler and machinery, class actions, coverage, D&O, E&O, energy, environmental, health, life and disability, marine, product liability, professional lines, property and casualty, subrogation and transportation.

  • Accident
  • Aviation
  • Boiler and Machinery
  • Class Actions
  • Coverage
  • D&O
  • E&O
  • Environmental
  • Energy
  • Health, Life and Disability
  • Marine
  • Product liability
  • Professional lines
  • Property and Casualty
  • Subrogation
  • Transportation

European Affiliation

The ARC Group is proud to be formally associated with Insuralex Global Insurance Lawyers Group in Europe. This relationship enables direct access and the ability to coordinate, consult and provide legal services through respected and qualified law firms on an international level.


John Sutherland, Director of Administration
ARC Group Canada Inc.
6009 Quinpool Rd., Suite 700
Halifax, NS, Canada B3K 5J7

Telephone: 1-902-406-4973
Toll Free: 1-855-406-4973
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