Derek Knoke


Derek* draws on his graduate studies in communication to develop a winning case and on his many years of public speaking to articulate it persuasively. Derek worked two jobs while attending law school, where he won several course prizes. His determination makes it§ possible to develop solutions for his clients’ legal problems. Prior to joining Lenczner Slaght, Derek completed his articles at the Court of Appeal for Ontario, serving as a judicial law clerk. His experience at the Court showed him what it means to be a great advocate and that it is possible to succeed even in the toughest cases. You want Derek on your side. .



Derek Knoke

is a lawyer at Lenczner Slaght.

Derek is developing a broad litigation practice. He has experience in securities litigation, class actions, commercial litigation, insolvency and restructuring, employment, trusts, and estates.

Derek is a graduate of Osgoode Hall Law School, where he won several course prizes.

Prior to joining Lenczner Slaght, Derek served as a judicial law clerk for judges of the Court of Appeal for Ontario.

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  • Lenczner Slaght Welcomes Five New Associates

    Canada’s leading litigation firm continues to add to its collective experience and knowledge with the addition of five talented associates.

    Lenczner Slaght is delighted to welcome Derek Knoke, Graham Henry, Jonathan D. Langley, Sean Lewis, and Zachary Rosen to the firm as our new associates.

    September 11, 2018

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