Two Davies Litigators Named Among Canada’s Top 50 Trial Lawyers

Guy Du Pont and Kent Thomson are recognized among Canada’s top 50 trial lawyers in the 2017 edition of Benchmark Canada: The Definitive Guide to Canada’s Leading Litigation Firms & Attorneys.

Davies maintains its ranking as a Highly Recommended Firm in Ontario and Québec in the latest edition, with 20 of the firm’s lawyers recognized as Litigation Stars across 10 practice areas.

Additionally, the guide identifies Davies as a Regional Powerhouse, stating, “Davies is extraordinary in litigation and disputes. Without exception, they are the leaders in this area.”

Benchmark Canada is published annually. The guide’s results are determined through independent research, including extensive interviews with litigators and their clients over a four-month period.


Canadian Government’s Proposed Extension of Time Limits Due to COVID-19

May 27, 2020 - As part of the federal government’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Department of Finance recently published a draft legislative proposal, the Time Limits and Other Periods Act (COVID-19) (Proposal), that, if implemented, would provide for an automatic six-month suspension of...