Kenneth Wace


Ken joined Smockum Zarnett LLP following his Call to the Bar in June 2015, having previously articled with the firm. He joined the partnership in 2022.

Prior to becoming a lawyer, Ken spent 10 years working as an Advanced Care Paramedic in the Greater Toronto area. Since becoming a lawyer, he has developed a broad practice, handling a variety of complex insurance related claims. His practice focuses on defending occupier’s liability claims, municipal liability claims and motor vehicle accident claims.

Areas of Practice

  • Automobile Insurance (tort)
  • Occupier’s Liability
  • Personal Injury
  • Trial Advocacy
  • Municipal Liability


  • Admitted to the Law Society of Upper Canada in 2015
  • Juris Doctor, Osgoode Hall Law School , 2014
  • Bachelor of Arts (Hons.), York University , 2010
  • Advanced Care Paramedic (Ontario Ministry of Health certified in 2003)
  • Active member of the Canadian Bar Association, Advocates’ Society, Toronto Lawyers’ Association and Canadian Defence Lawyers