Apr. 04, 2020 - Across the globe, courts are rapidly adapting their practices and procedures in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. In a number of jurisdictions, hearings have been adjourned; procedures and timelines for filings have been amended; and limitation periods have been suspended. We have summarized...
Davies Lawyers Unrivalled in Chambers Global 2019
Chambers and Partners has once again recognized Davies as a top Canadian law firm in the 2019 edition of Chambers Global: The World’s Leading Lawyers for Business.
This year’s guide recognizes 39 Davies lawyers with 45 rankings, including 16 lawyers ranked Band 1 – more than any other law firm in Canada. The firm also received the highest percentage of lawyers ranked and the highest percentage of lawyer rankings among all Canadian firms. Davies achieved rankings in the following 11 practice areas:
- Banking & Finance
- Capital Markets
- Dispute Resolution
- Energy & Natural Resources: Mining
- Energy: Power
- Projects: PPP & Infrastructure
The guide also commends Davies’ strength in providing U.S. law advice in its spotlight section on International & Cross-Border Capabilities.
Chambers and Partners has published guides to the legal profession since 1990. It identifies and ranks the world’s best lawyers and law firms on the basis of in-depth, objective research.
Apr. 03, 2020 - In an article posted to our website on March 18, 2020, we discussed the potential for the recovery of property and business interruption losses arising from the COVID-19 epidemic. Our advice then was that while the pandemic would likely be considered a fortuity, it was uncertain whether, in the...