Tyler Planeta

Associate - Toronto


Tyler is an associate lawyer in our Toronto office who focuses on complex securities and consumer protection class actions. 

P: 416-594-4588 ⋅ F: 416-594-4589 ⋅ tyler.planeta@siskinds.com

Called to the Bar in 2016

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About Tyler

Tyler is an associate lawyer in the Class Actions Department. Tyler’s practice is focused on class action litigation, including securities claims.

Tyler has acted as counsel in disputes before various courts, including the Supreme Court of Canada. Among other matters, Tyler was part of the team prosecuting the securities class action against Manulife Financial Corporation and others that resulted in a $69 million settlement on the eve of trial. The Manulife settlement is among the largest securities class action settlements in Canadian history.

Tyler is actively involved in a variety of community initiatives and pro bono matters. Among other commitments, Tyler acts as a volunteer lawyer with Pro Bono Ontario’s Education Law Project. The Education Law Project provides legal representation to students and families seeking access to educational services.

Tyler obtained his J.D. from the Queen’s University Faculty of Law and was called to the Ontario Bar in 2016. He is a member of the Law Society of Ontario and the Advocates’ Society.

Education

Queen’s University Faculty of Law
University of Waterloo

"The legal system should provide justice to the people it is meant to serve. It is gratifying to help ordinary people by providing them with the representation they need to secure a fair result."

— Tyler Planeta

Phone Number 416-594-4588