Stockwoods LLP

Litigation Department

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What the team is known for Toronto boutique with extensive experience of civil, commercial, administrative and public law litigation. Routinely represents clients in contractual disputes, oppression remedies and professional negligence claims. The team is also regularly involved in securities class actions relating to fraud and market manipulation. Further noted for its expertise in insolvency, white-collar defence and municipal litigation.

Strengths  "I am very impressed with the team at Stockwoods," stated a client. "They are very clear and knowledgeable. They don’t waste a lot of time talking about themselves, which I like. We have very efficient communication and I trust their judgement."

Notable practitioners

Brendan Van Niejenhuis maintains a broad commercial disputes practice, which sees him advocate on competition, intellectual property and contractual cases as well as class actions. His practice extends to arbitration proceedings.

Brian Gover comes recommended for his broad commercial disputes practice, as well as his handling of administrative cases. His experience also extends to competition and criminal mandates.

Paul Le Vay is recognised for the strength of his securities litigation practice. He is noted for his adept representation in OSC investigations, class actions and professional malpractice cases, as well as his handling of commercial disputes.