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Innovatio Awards celebrate in-house counsel, both individuals and teams, who have found ways to show leadership by becoming more efficient, innovative and creative in meeting the needs of their organizations within the Canadian legal markets
When: September 19, 2017
Where: Arcadian Court, Toronto
Event Detail: 2017 Nominations are now closed
Presented by Lexpert, the prestigious Rising Stars Awards Gala honours winners from across Canada and welcomes law firm and in-house leaders and distinguished guests to celebrate and network with others who are at the top of the legal profession
When: November 16, 2017
Where: Fairmont Royal York Hotel, Toronto
The Canadian Dealmakers honour companies and individuals whose M&A transactions have significantly impacted their industry through innovation and growth; establishment of best practices; enhancement of customer needs and products; and creation of value
When: March 8, 2018
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Presented by Lexpert, these awards recognize individuals and teams from law firms, academia, law societies and corporations that have made a significant contribution to the legal community
When: June 22, 2017
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Clark Wilson LLP announces that Bavia Bisetty has joined the firm as a partner in its Commercial Real Estate group.
Gowling WLG announces that Adam Chamberlain has joined the firm as a partner. Specializing in environmental, indigenous and energy law, and qualified in Ontario, Nunavut, Yukon and the Northwest Territories, Chamberlain spends considerable time working in Canada’s Northern and Arctic regions. He will be based in Gowling WLG’s Toronto office.
Jennifer Stam joins the Goldman Sloan Nash & Haber LLP Restructuring & Insolvency Group as counsel in Toronto. She has been involved in significant Canadian, cross-border and transnational commercial, insolvency and restructuring matters.
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP announces that Glenn Zakaib has joined the firm's Class Actions Group as national co-chairman in the Toronto office, where he will continue his class actions defence practice.
Toronto-area employment lawyer and mediator Stuart Rudner has launched a new firm, Rudner Law, in which he will both practise employment law and offer his services as a mediator to resolve disputes. His legal team includes employment lawyers Brittany Taylor and Nadia Zaman, law clerk Anique Dublin and legal assistants and office administrators Mary Kadric and Janis Buckley.
Oatley Vigmond and Boland Howe announce that effective Jan. 1, 2018, their personal injury law firms will be joining forces. Boland Howe’s current Aurora office will remain fully staffed and serve as Oatley Vigmond’s new York Region location. Oatley Vigmond serves clients all across the province with its main offices in Barrie and Aurora, as well as six consultation offices in Toronto, North York, Hamilton, Belleville, Sudbury and North Bay.
The South Asian Bar Association of Toronto has elected the following lawyers as members of the executive committee: president, Hafeez Amarshi; vice president, Jennifer Asnani; secretary, Devin Persaud; and treasurer, Aarondeep Bains. In addition, the following members were elected or re-elected as directors:
Bindu Cudjoe; Divya Khurana; Kelvin Ramchand; Khalfan Khalfan; Neil
Gurmukh; Sunira Chaudhri; Rahat Godil; Vibhu Sharma; Amandeep Dhillon; and Richa Sandill.
McCarthy Tétrault welcomes Shevaun McGrath to its Toronto office as an equity partner and co-head of the firm’s National Private Equity group. She will be assisting clients with their M&A and private equity opportunities in Canada, as well as cross-border.
Dunton Rainville has hired Camille Paradis-Loiselle, who
was called to the bar at the end of 2017 after completing her articling at the firm.
Alexis Paquette-Trudeau has been named a partner at Dunton Rainville.