June 15, 2020 - With much of the world focused on the immediacy of the COVID-19 pandemic, including its heavy human and economic toll, we have cast our eyes optimistically on the (near, we hope) future when companies regain sufficient confidence to re-enter the public M&A market in large numbers. Although...
Best Lawyers in Canada Honours 102 Davies Partners
Davies has once again earned top rankings in the 2019 edition of Best Lawyers in Canada, with 102 partners recognized as leading lawyers across 37 practice areas. The firm has also been named “Firm of the Year” in Mergers & Acquisitions Law and Competition/Antitrust Law.
Additionally, this year's guide singles out six Davies partners as “Lawyer of the Year” in their respective practice areas and cities:
- Anthony Arquin – Real Estate Law, Montréal
- Sarbjit S. Basra – Private Funds Law, Toronto
- R. Ian Crosbie – Tax Law, Toronto
- Sarah V. Powell – Energy Regulatory Law, Toronto
- Franziska Ruf – Leveraged Buyouts and Private Equity Law, Montréal
- Nicholas C. Williams – Public Finance Law, Toronto
Published for over three decades, Best Lawyers compiles its lists through an exhaustive peer-review survey in which thousands of leading lawyers confidentially evaluate their professional peers.
May 27, 2020 - Preventing corruption is a day-to-day challenge that requires society as a whole to become aware of the necessity to foster a real cultural shift. Although legislation and internal policies remain essential, they are not sufficient to prevent corruption. They must be supplemented by a genuine...