Ashley Gnyś

Ashley Gnyś

Senior Personal Injury Lawyer, Certified Specialist in Civil Litigation



About Ashley Gnys, Certified Specialist in Civil Litigation

Mr. Ashley Gnyś heads up the personal injury practice for the firm, located in the Niagara region.  He has handled thousands of personal injury cases in his over 40 years of experience.  A graduate of Wilfred Laurier University, where he did his pre-law, Ashley then attended law school at the University of Ottawa.

A member of both the Law Society of Upper Canada and the Ontario Trial Lawyers’ Association, Mr. Gnyś restricts his practice to representing persons who have lost their lives or suffered serious personal injuries due to the negligence of others.  Typically his clients have been victims of car crashes, medical malpractice, unsafe premises, unsafe medical devices or unsafe pharmaceutical products.

Ashley Gnys is Certified by the Law Society of Ontario as a Specialist in Civil Litigation.  This is a unique distinction, as only less than 2% of all lawyers in Canada have been certified as a specialist in their area of practice.  See more below ….


“What I like best about my job is making a difference for my clients who are often in difficult situations.”



What Does Being Certified as a Specialist Mean?

– that you have an excellent grasp of civil litigation and you have demonstrated over many years a commitment to staying current

–  it is a seal of approval that you have met a level of expertise that has been sanctioned by the tribunal who makes the decisions with the Law Society of Ontario

– it means that you have established a reputation as someone who has lived up to a certain set of ethical standards and professional codes and it tells the public that your peers have recognized you for this and for your commitment to your profession

– it is a statement that you have paid your dues and that have a reputation and an experience level that sets you apart; with only 2% of the profession being certified out of 40,000 lawyers