August 27, 2012
Best Lawyers has designated "Lawyers of the Year" in high-profile legal specialties in large legal communities in Canada. A single lawyer in each specialty in each community is being honoured as the Lawyer of the Year 2013.
Torys is delighted to announce that four Torys lawyers have been named Lawyer of the Year 2013 in the following categories:
Peter D. Ballantyne has been named the Best Lawyers’ 2013 Toronto Private Funds Law Lawyer of the Year.
Peter E. S. Jewett has been named the Best Lawyers’ 2013 Toronto Securities Law Lawyer of the Year.
John J. Tobin has been named the Best Lawyers’ 2013 Toronto Equipment Finance Law Lawyer of the Year.
Jonathan B. Weisz has been named the Best Lawyers’ 2013 Toronto Project Finance Law Lawyer of the Year.
Best Lawyers compiles its lists of outstanding attorneys by conducting exhaustive peer-review surveys, in which thousands of leading lawyers confidentially evaluate their professional peers. The current edition of Best Lawyers is based on more than 2.8 million detailed evaluations of lawyers by other lawyers.
The lawyers being honored as Lawyers of the Year received particularly high ratings in Best Lawyers' surveys by earning a high level of respect among their peers for their abilities, professionalism and integrity.