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Canada Disputes (International & Cross-Border)
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3 Ranked Lawyers

About

Provided by Lenczner Slaght

As a firm devoted exclusively to litigation, Lenczner Slaght taps into a deep reserve of relevant expertise across diverse practice areas and industries. Our reputation and record of success lead many clients to entrust their most significant litigation to us. On the other hand, our well-honed courtroom skills have won the respect of judges and fellow counsel at all levels of the courts. A significant part of our work has cross-border and international elements. We have relationships with leading firms in every jurisdiction.

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Disputes (International & Cross-Border) - Canada
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What the team is known for

As an independent litigation boutique, Lenczner Slaght provides specialist expertise in class actions, commercial disputes and arbitration. It displays great proficiency in appellate matters and regularly represents clients in proceedings at all levels of the court hierarchy. The law firm’s practitioners are well-versed in cross-border securities litigation, frequently handling disputes in the financial services space. It also counts large mining, pharmaceutical and technology companies among its client base, capably handling cases for Canadian and US listed companies.

Strengths

"Lenczner Slaght is deserving of its reputation as one of the top civil litigation boutiques in Canada," said one source, while another said: "It is an excellent firm with a team of strategic, engaged and experienced lawyers."

Notable practitioners

Peter Griffin is a hugely well-regarded litigator with a stellar reputation in Canada. Based in Toronto, he handles class actions as part of his wider disputes practice, and has notable experience in product liability and professional negligence claims.
"He is an excellent counsel and very highly regarded."

Toronto-based managing partner Tom Curry is one of Canada's pre-eminent litigators. In addition to his single-plaintiff work, he attracts plaudits for his class action representation where he represents multiple prestigious clients from the technology, banking and automotive sectors.

Ian Binnie CC KC is a former Justice of the Supreme Court who now holds an of counsel role with Lenczner Slaght in Toronto. He maintains his position as a sought-after neutral and frequently presides over high-stakes international and domestic arbitrations, with additional strength across a full range of commercial disputes.

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Dispute Resolution: Litigation

Peter Griffin
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Peter Griffin
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Tom Curry
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Tom Curry
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Dispute Resolution: Most in Demand Arbitrators

Ian Binnie CC KC
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Ian Binnie CC KC
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