Lexpert names 39 of Torys' lawyers as leading experts in Canada

May 25, 2009

Torys is pleased to announce that 39 of our lawyers are recognized as leading practitioners in Lexpert/Thomson Canada's Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory 2009.

  • James C. Baillie—consistently recommended in corporate commercial law, corporate finance & securities; repeatedly recommended in banking & financial institutions, mergers and acquisitions, and financial institutions regulatory—Ontario
  • Richard J. Balfour—most frequently recommended in corporate commercial law, corporate finance & securities, mergers & acquisitions
  • Peter D. Ballantyne—consistently recommended in private equity
  • Sheila R. Block—consistently recommended in international commercial arbitration, professional liability, and litigation: defamation & media and public law; most frequently recommended in litigation: directors' & officers' liability, corporate commercial, securities and class actions; repeatedly recommended in litigation: intellectual property and product liability
  • Scott A. Bomhof—repeatedly recommended in insolvency & financial restructuring
  • Philip J. Brown—consistently recommended in income funds; most frequently recommended in corporate commercial law, corporate finance & securities, mergers & acquisitions
  • Corrado Cardarelli—most frequently recommended in income funds; repeatedly recommended in corporate tax
  • David A. Chaikof—repeatedly recommended in corporate finance & securities
  • Matthew Cockburn—repeatedly recommended in corporate finance & securities, mergers & acquisitions
  • Marlene J. Davidge—most frequently recommended in investment funds & asset management; repeatedly recmmended in corporate commercial law, corporate finance & securities
  • Stephen J. Donovan—consistently recommended in private equity
  • Michael K. Feldman—consistently recommended in asset equipment finance/leasing; most frequently recommended in asset securitization
  • Sharon C. Geraghty—consistently recommended in private equity, mergers & acquisitions; most frequently recommended in corporate commercial law; repeatedly recommended in corporate finance & securities
  • Krista F. Hill—repeatedly recommended in energy (electricity)
  • Heather G. Hisey—repeatedly recommended in charities/not-for-profit law, estate & personal tax planning—estate planning
  • R. Jay Holsten—consistently recommended in competition law
  • The Honourable Frank Iacobucci—consistently recommended in international commercial arbitration
  • Patricia D.S. Jackson—consistently recommended in litigation: class actions; most frequently recommended in litigation: corporate commercial; repeatedly recommended in energy (electricity and oil & gas), and litigation: public law and defamation & media
  • Peter E.S. Jewett—consistently recommended in corporate finance & securities; most frequently recommended in corporate commercial law; mergers & acquisitions
  • Blair W. Keefe—most frequently recommended in banking & financial institutions, financial institutions regulatory—Ontario
  • Charles Keizer—consistently recommended in energy (electricity)
  • Patricia A. Koval—most frequently recommended in corporate finance & securities, investment funds & asset management; repeatedly recommended in corporate commercial law, mergers & acquisitions
  • John B. Laskin—consistently recommended in litigation: directors' & officers' liability; most frequently recommended in litigation: corporate commercial and public law; repeatedly recommended in litigation: securities and class actions
  • Daniel Logan—repeatedly recommended in computer & IT law
  • Wendy M. Matheson—repeatedly recommended in litigation: corporate commercial
  • Conor D.M. McCourt—repeatedly recommended in biotechnology and intellectual property
  • Eileen M. McMahon—most frequently recommended in biotechnology; repeatedly recommended in intellectual property
  • Michael A. Penny—consistently recommended in energy (electricity and oil & gas)
  • Cheryl V. Reicin—consistently recommended in biotechnology
  • James D. Scarlett—most frequently recommended in income funds, corporate commercial law, corporate finance & securities, and mergers & acquisitions
  • Andrew M. Shaughnessy—repeatedly recommended in litigation: intellectual property
  • David A. Steele—repeatedly recommended in estate & personal tax planningestate litigation
  • Gabor G.S. Takach—consistently recommended in computer & IT law; most frequently recommended in technology transactions
  • John J. Tobin—repeatedly recommended in asset equipment finance/leasing
  • James C. Tory—consistently recommended in litigation: directors' & officers' liability and securities; most frequently recommended in litigation: corporate commercial
  • John Unger—repeatedly recommended in corporate tax
  • Jonathan B. Weisz—repeatedly recommended in project finance
  • Joel Wiesenfeld—most frequently recommended in litigation: securities
  • Peter R. Wilcox—repeatedly recommended in biotechnology


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