Ruby Egit is a partner at Branch MacMaster LLP. She is located in Toronto, Ontario and manages the firm’s Toronto office.
Ruby’s practice is focused on class actions and insurance law, including providing clients with advice on insurance coverage. She has trial and appeal experience and has argued many complex contested motions. She acts for clients across Canada.
Ruby also has considerable health law experience. She has worked with physicians, chiropractors and hospitals in a wide-variety of matters including civil actions, College complaints and billing audits. She has also represented a number of long-term care homes in class actions and civil matters.
Ruby began her career at Branch MacMaster in Vancouver with a practice focused on insurance and health law. She then relocated to Toronto and joined the litigation department of a leading national law firm. She was delighted to return to Branch MacMaster in 2021.
In addition to her work at Branch MacMaster, Ruby is a member of the Class Action Bench Bar Liaison Committee which develops practice initiatives to improve the conduct of class proceedings and facilitates communication between the class action bench and bar. Additionally, Ruby is a Practitioner Mentor at the Lincoln Alexander School of Law where she regularly meets and coaches second year Law students in Civil Procedure. Ruby volunteers for Pro Bono Ontario.
- J.D. Queen’s University, 2015
- B.A. Honours in Economics and Classical Studies, Queen’s University, 2012
- Called to the Ontario Bar, 2016
- Called to the British Columbia Bar, 2016
- Called to the Alberta Bar, 2021