Charlia von Buchwald

Senior Counsel

4800 – 100 King Street West
Toronto, Ontario, M5X 2A2

Bar Admissions

  • Ontario, 1978


  • LL.B., Osgoode Law School

About Lawyer

Charlia von Buchwald is Senior Counsel at the Toronto office of Aviva Trial Lawyers, having joined in 2010. Prior to this, she practiced downtown primarily in plaintiff personal injury, including occupier’s liability for over 10 years focusing on brain injury cases. Her litigation background includes insurance defence law, labour law, employment law, and commercial law. Her current area of practice is Statutory Accident Benefits with a focus on disputes between insurers. She has appeared before numerous tribunals including the Labour Relations Board, Workplace Safety and Insurance Tribunal, Ontario Municipal Board, Health Professions Appeal and Review Board, and Occupational Health and Safety Tribunal. She has conducted grievance arbitrations, FSCO arbitrations, private arbitrations, trials and appearances in Small Claims Court, Superior Court, Divisional Court and the Court of Appeal.

Personal Interests

Charlia enjoys playing bridge, spending time with her cat and other family members, and travelling.