August 10, 2016

Lenczner Slaght Lawyers Ranked Best

Nearly half of the firm’s lawyers recognized among Canada’s foremost practitioners

Canada’s Leading litigation practice has been named “Law Firm of the Year” in the area of medical negligence by Best Lawyers.

In addition, the Best Lawyers 2017 annual guide recognized 23 lawyers from Lenczner Slaght in practice areas such as product liability, securities, intellectual property and corporate & commercial litigation.

Counsel Ian Binnie C.C., Q.C. makes his first appearance in Best Lawyers annual guide, while partners Peter Griffin, Ronald G. Slaght, Alan J. Lenczner, Glenn Smith, Tom Curry and Peter J. Osborne all appeared in the inaugural edition in 2006.

Rankings for The Best Lawyers guide are arrived at through peer review and consultation with an international Advisory Board and can be seen here.

Lenczner Slaght’s best Lawyers:

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Appellate Practice

Alan J. Lenczner

Bet-the-Company Litigation, Class Action Litigation, Corporate & Commercial Litigation, Director & Officer Liability, International Arbitration, Legal Malpractice, Securities

Ronald G. Slaght

Appellate Practice, Bet-the-Company Litigation, Class Action Litigation, Corporate & Commercial Litigation, Director & Officer Liability, Intellectual Property, Legal Malpractice, Personal Injury Litigation, Product Liability, Securities

Michael E. Royce

Corporate & Commercial Litigation, Legal Malpractice, Medical Negligence, Personal Injury Litigation

Glenn Smith

Class Action Litigation, Corporate & Commercial Litigation, Insurance, Product Liability

Peter Griffin

Appellate Practice, Bet-the-Company Litigation, Class Action Litigation, Corporate & Commercial Litigation, Director and Officer Liability, Health Care, Insolvency & Financial Restructuring, Legal Malpractice, Securities

Tom Curry

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

William C. McDowell

Administrative & Public Law, Class Action Litigation, Corporate & Commercial Litigation, Defamation & Media Law

Marguerite F. Ethier

Corporate & Commercial Litigation, Intellectual Property

Peter J. Osborne

Corporate & Commercial Litigation, Insolvency & Financial Restructuring, Securities

Anne E. Posno

Corporate & Commercial Litigation, Health Care, Medical Negligence

Risa M. Kirshblum

Health Care, Medical Negligence

Mark A. Veneziano

Corporate & Commercial Litigation, Health Care

Andrew Skodyn

Corporate & Commercial Litigation, Intellectual Property

Nina Bombier

Corporate & Commercial Litigation, Health Care, Medical Negligence

Monique Jilesen

Corporate and Commercial Litigation

Eli Lederman

Corporate & Commercial Litigation, Health Care, Medical Negligence

Matthew Sammon

Corporate & Commercial Litigation, Health Care, Medical Negligence

Rebecca Jones

Health Care, Medical Negligence

Jaan Lilles

Health Care, Medical Negligence

Dena N. Varah

Health Care

Shara Roy

Securities Law

Nadia Campion

Securities Law

About best lawyers

Best Lawyers in Canada has conducted peer reviews of Canadian lawyers for 10 years, publishing the first edition of its directory in 2006. Peers are asked to rate nominees on how likely they would be to refer a matter to the nominee if they were unable to handle the matter themselves. Its international Board of Advisors also contributes to its understanding of the legal landscape.