April 26, 2013
On April 25, Torys threw a celebration in honour of our new Montréal office; the happy occasion was featured in this article in Legal Feeds, the blog of Canadian Lawyer & Law Times. Below is an excerpt of their coverage of the festivities.
Torys put on the ritz yesterday evening to formally celebrate the opening of its Montréal office under the stewardship of class action lawyer Sylvie Rodrigue. More than 100 people gathered together to fête the occasion in the legendary Oval Room with its hand-painted gilded touches at the Ritz-Carlton Montréal. Among the crowd were lawyers from Torys’ Toronto and New York offices, other big law firms in Montréal, clients, and representatives from the Quebec Bar and the Canadian Bar Association — where Rodrigue is chairwoman of the national task force on class actions. Justice Pierre J. Dalphond, a class action specialist who now sits on the bench of the Quebec Court of Appeal, was also in attendance.
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