News Release

Lenczner Slaght is at the Centre of the Lexpert Bull's-Eye

Canada's leading litigation practice is once again ranked #1 in The 2014 Lexpert/American Lawyer Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada.

January 21, 2014 (Toronto)

Lenczner Slaght, with 10 partners recognized in the annual Lexpert guide to Canada's top legal talent, leads the field of Toronto-based litigation practices, placing at the centre of both the Commercial Litigation and the Toronto Litigation "bull's-eye" rankings:

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Based on extensive peer surveys, the bull's-eye charts are created using a complex point system that identifies lawyers who have been consistently cited as leaders in their areas of practice. Lenczner Slaght has held the centre position since the bull's-eye introduction in 2002 by Lexpert, a leading source of news and information about the Canadian legal profession.

The 2014 Lexpert/American Lawyer Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada recognizes the following Lenczner Slaght lawyers (listed with their practice areas):

· Ian Binnie: Arbitration (International); Corporate Commercial Litigation
· Tom Curry: Corporate Commercial Litigation
· Linda L. Fuerst: Corporate Commercial Litigation; Securities Litigation
· Peter Griffin: Class Actions; Corporate Commercial Litigation; Directors' & Officers' Liability; Securities Litigation
· Alan J. Lenczner: Corporate Commercial Litigation
· William C. McDowell: Corporate Commercial Litigation
· Peter J. Osborne: Corporate Commercial Litigation
· Michael Royce: Corporate Commercial Litigation
· Ronald G. Slaght: Corporate Commercial Litigation; Directors' & Officers' Liability; Securities Litigation
· Glenn Smith: Corporate Commercial Litigation