News Release

A Leader in Cross-Border Litigation

14 Lenczner Slaght litigators ranked in Lexpert 2014 Guide to the Leading U.S/Canada Cross-Border Litigation Lawyers in Canada.

December 18, 2014 (Toronto)

The number of Lenczner Slaght lawyers ranked in the year-end Lexpert 2014 Guide to the Leading U.S/Canada Cross-Border Litigation Lawyers in Canada has increased to 14.

"Litigation expertise across borders is increasingly vital for the business success of our clients," managing partner Peter Griffin commented. "Lenczner Slaght lawyers are routinely called upon by leading organizations with unique cross-border litigations needs, especially in complex and high stakes matters. Those skills and experience drive the recognition our lawyers have achieved in this area for which we are very proud."

The following Lenczner Slaght partners were recognized as being among the best in the profession within their specific cross-border practice areas:

  • Matthew Sammon - (Litigation - Corporate Commercial)
  • Monique Jilesen -  (Litigation - Corporate Commercial)
  • Mark Veneziano - (Litigation - Corporate Commercial)
  • Lawrence E. Thacker - (Litigation - Corporate Commercial)
  • Peter J. Osborne -  (Litigation - Corporate Commercial)
  • William C. McDowell -  (Litigation - Corporate Commercial; Litigation - Defamation & Media)
  • Tom Curry - (Litigation - Corporate Commercial; Litigation - Class Actions ; Litigation – Securities)
  • Linda L. Fuerst -  (Litigation - Corporate Commercial; Litigation – Securities)
  • Peter Griffin - (Insolvency & Financial Restructuring; Litigation - Corporate Commercial; Litigation - Class Actions; Litigation – Securities)
  • Glenn Smith - (Litigation - Corporate Commercial)
  • Michael E. Royce -  (Litigation - Corporate Commercial)
  • Ronald G. Slaght - (Litigation - Corporate Commercial; Litigation - Class Actions; Litigation - Securities; Litigation - Product Liability)
  • Alan J. Lenczner, Q.C. -  (Litigation - Corporate Commercial; Litigation - Class Actions; Litigation – Securities)
  • Ian Binnie, CC. Q.C. -  (International Commercial Arbitration; Litigation - Corporate Commercial; Litigation - Defamation & Media)
  • Matthew Sammon will be listed as a "Litigation Lawyer to Watch" following his 2013 recognition as a ‘Rising Star'.

    About the 2014 Lexpert Guide to the Leading U.S/Canada Cross-Border Litigation Lawyers in Canada

    The rankings in this guide are derived from the results of the annual Lexpert peer review surveys and personal interviews with senior members of the legal profession.