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Tom Curry

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Tom* Curry’s charm is infectious. So much so that everyone admires him, including judges, clients and even opposing counsel. While charm alone doesn't solve problems, Tom’s professionalism, balanced with his insightful and well-crafted arguments and superb cross-examination skills, mean he is an advocate's§ model to learn from. Tom acts for clients in hotly-contested matters in a diverse range of practice areas, and he is recognized globally for his dispute resolution expertise. Tom’s representation of clients in many high-profile trials solidifies his reputation as a leading trial and appellate advocate . From strategizing to examining witnesses, Tom is the specialist civil litigator to watch and learn from. .

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Tom Curry

is a partner at Lenczner Slaght.

Widely recognized as a leading trial and appellate counsel, Tom has a long record of success in high-profile litigation. He represents private and public sector clients in class actions, arbitrations, business disputes, administrative proceedings and judicial reviews, professional liability matters and intellectual property cases at both the trial and appellate levels. He appears before all levels of court and tribunals in Ontario, and maintains a busy and successful appellate practice. Tom regularly appears before the Divisional Court, the Court of Appeal for Ontario, and has appeared in other provincial appellate courts, the Federal Court of Canada, the Federal Court of Appeal and the Supreme Court of Canada.

Tom is a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers and the International Academy of Trial Lawyers and is certified as a specialist in civil litigation by the Law Society of Upper Canada. He is a regular speaker on a wide variety of subjects relating to trial practice and substantive law.

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  • International Academy of Trial Lawyers - Fellow

  • American College of Trial Lawyers - Fellow

  • Commercial Bar Association (COMBAR) - Honourary Member

  • The Advocates' Society

  • Ontario Bar Association - Civil Litigation Section
    Class Actions Law Section
    Criminal Justice Section
    Health Law Section

  • Nipissing University - Board of Governors

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  • The Lexpert®/American Lawyer Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada (2012-2016)

    Corporate Commercial Litigation

  • Benchmark Canada (2012-2017)

    Top 50 Trial Lawyer in Canada and Litigation Star - Arbitration, Class Action, General Commercial, Intellectual Property and Professional Liability

  • Best Lawyers (2006-2018)

    Administrative & Public Law, Appellate Practice, Bet-the-Company Litigation, Class Action Litigation, Corporate & Commercial Litigation, Health Care Law, Legal Malpractice, Medical Negligence, Personal Injury Litigation

  • Best Lawyers (2015)

    Toronto "Lawyer of the Year" in Health Care Law

  • Best Lawyers (2016)

    Toronto "Lawyer of the Year" in Medical Negligence

  • Best Lawyers in Canada: Lawyer of the Year (2017)

    Appellate Practice

  • Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory (2012-2017)

    Class Actions, Litigation - Corporate Commercial, Litigation - Directors' & Officers' Liability, Litigation - Public Law, Litigation - Securities, Medical Negligence, Professional Liability

  • Chambers Global (2012 - 2017)

    Dispute Resolution: Ontario: Canada

  • Lexpert Guide to the Leading US/Canada Cross-border Litigation Lawyers in Canada (2015)

    Commercial Litigation, Class Actions, Securities Litigation

  • Lexpert Guide to the Leading US/Canada Cross-border Litigation Lawyers in Canada (2015)

    Commercial Litigation, Class Actions, Securities Litigation


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