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Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP

Litigation: General Commercial

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What the team is known for

Cassels Brock & Blackwell operates a distinguished practice in the securities litigation space in Ontario, where it is particularly sought out for its expert representation in class action suits. The firm lists a range of financial institutions among its clients, as well as high-profile current and former company directors and corporations in sectors such as mining, leisure and cannabis. The Toronto-based team demonstrates considerable expertise in internal investigations, including those stemming from whistle-blower complaints and securities regulatory proceedings.

Strengths

Interviewees comment: "Cassels is client-focused and the entire team seems able to provide intelligent, strategic and proportionate advice."

Work highlights

A team led by Lara Jackson represented Tahoe Resources and its former CEO in class proceedings alleging securities fraud.

Notable practitioners

Toronto-based Lara Jackson impresses for her leadership in a number of high-profile litigation files, including those for clients in the mining and cannabis sectors. She is particularly well known for her expertise in securities.
"She did a really good job of getting up to speed and understanding the case." "Lara Jackson is a very analytical and thoughtful litigator, and she looks after her clients well."

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Litigation: General Commercial

Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP

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Location

Suite 2100 Scotia Plaza

40 King Street West

Toronto

Ontario

Canada

M5H 3C2

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Ranked Lawyers

Chambers Research is conducted by 200 Research Analysts, across 200 jurisdictions and provides nearly 6,000 rankings tables. Annually we collect hundreds of thousands of responses from clients, the majority via in-depth interview. Learn more about our methodology.

Ontario

Litigation: General Commercial


Lara Jackson
Band 5

Litigation: Securities


Lara Jackson
Band 3