June 06, 2013
Torys is pleased to announce that Jackie Taitz has been named as one of six recipients of Precedent magazine’s 2013 Precedent Setter Awards. This year’s awards recognize lawyers "in their first 10 years of practice who are excelling in their careers and contributing to their communities."
Precedent details some of Jackie’s significant work on deals in the firm’s corporate and private equity practices, which include BCE’s acquisition of CTV and Scotiabank’s acquisition of Dundee Wealth. The article also describes Jackie’s significant pro bono and community work, including teaching entrepreneurship at Oprah Winfrey’s Leadership Academy for Girls in South Africa and leading non-profit organization Free the Children’s We Day program.
Click here for Precedent’s full profile of Jackie.