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Provided by Peter Griffin

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Peter is recognised by his peers as a top litigator in Canada with extensive experience in corporate commercial litigation, class actions, securities, insolvency and restructuring, professional liability, and director and officer liability. He has appeared before all levels of court in Ontario and the common-law provinces, and before the Supreme Court of Canada. He regularly advises boards of national and multinational companies. He represents clients in arbitration and alternative dispute resolution proceedings and acts as an arbitrator in commercial disputes. Peter is Past President of The Advocates’ Society, a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers and Past Chair of its Ontario Province Committee. In 2021, Peter was recognized with the prestigious Law Society Medal for his exceptional advocacy, unwavering commitment to education and mentorship, and involvement in positively advancing the legal profession.

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Litigation: General Commercial - Ontario
1
Band 1

Peter Griffin commands a formidable reputation as a litigator and remains the counsel of choice for many high-profile corporates for their high-stakes commercial disputes. Based in Toronto, his reputation extends across the country and beyond.
"Peter remains one of the premier litigators in Canada. He is well respected by all and is relied upon to be an excellent judge, even in the most complex cases. His strategic sense is impeccable."


Dispute Resolution: Class Action (Defence) - Nationwide - Canada
2
Band 2

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.
"Peter commands the courtroom and is a skilled orator. He is strategic, pragmatic and simply incredible."


Litigation: Securities - Ontario
3
Band 3

Peter Griffin commands a formidable reputation as a litigator and remains the counsel of choice for many high-profile corporates for their high-stakes commercial disputes. Based in Toronto, his reputation extends across the country and beyond.
"Peter remains one of the premier litigators in Canada. He is well respected by all and is relied upon to be an excellent judge, even in the most complex cases. His strategic sense is impeccable."

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