Has Sun Life Denied Your Disability Insurance Claim?

Sun Life Assurance Company of Canada is part of the Sun Life Financial group of companies (Sun Life).  Sun Life is a Canadian based financial services company and is one of the largest insurance companies in the world.  Sun Life dates back to 1865. The Sun Life Centre in Toronto, Ontario, was built in 1984 and is Sun Life’s corporate headquarters.

According to Wikipedia in 2016 Sun Life had assets of $258.238 billion and a net income of $2.581 billion.

Sun Life sells short term and long term disability insurance policies.  Some of Sun Life’s disability insurance policies are private and others are group policies through employers.

Many of our clients at Kotak Law have been surprised and hurt when Sun Life has terminated or denied their disability insurance claim.  Sometimes they are told that there is some other job that they can perform or that the medical evidence is not sufficient.  Often they are told that there claim is excluded due to an alleged pre existing condition.

The disability lawyers at Kotak Law have been successful in suing Sun Life and obtaining significant settlements for our clients who suffer from such ailments as chronic pain, depression, anxiety, colitis, fibromyalgia, heart disease, cancer or even stress alone.


We understand that being denied disability benefits can be frustrating and devastating. Your time to fight your disability insurance company is limited. Please do not delay in calling long term disability lawyer. We have successfully sued numerous disability insurance companies including: Manulife, Sunlife, Desjardins, Great West Life, Blue Cross, AIG, SSQ, RBC, Industrial Alliance and more.

Call your trusted long term disability lawyers at 1-888-GOKOTAK (Toll Free for all of Canada), or (416) 816-1500 (Local Number for Ontario Residents), (403) 319-0071, (587) 414-1010 (Local Numbers for Alberta Residents). Our consultation is free and we don’t get paid until you do. We can meet you at our offices, at a coffee shop, your home or a local court house. We represent disabled people throughout Ontario and Alberta, including Toronto, Mississauga, Brampton, Milton, Georgetown, Orangeville, Oakville, Burlington, Hamilton, St.Catharines, Niagara Falls, Stoney Creek, Kitchener/Waterloo, Cambridge, London, Windsor, Markham, Pickering, Oshawa, Peterborough, Keswick, Kingston, Ottawa, Banff, Brooks, Calgary, Edmonton, Fort McMurray, Grande Prairie, Jasper, Lake Louise, Lethbridge, Medicine Hat, Red Deer, Saint Albert and other locations.

Disclaimer: This article is intended to supply general information to the public. We make every effort to ensure the accuracy of this information. However, as laws change quickly, the reader should always ensure the accuracy and applicability of such information with respect to their particular case. The information contained in this article cannot replace a thorough and complete review of the reader’s situation by competent legal counsel who has had an opportunity to review all of the facts.