Three Davies Partners Named 2019 Lexpert Rising Stars

Julie Girard, Josh Kuretzky and Natalie Renner have been honoured as 2019 Lexpert Rising Stars: Leading Lawyers Under 40 in recognition of their exceptional achievements as legal professionals and as members of the community.

Julie Girard is a key player in the Dispute Resolution practice, known for her advocacy skills and her ability to plead innovative issues that have a significant impact on her clients’ businesses. Julie has successfully represented clients in a variety of high-stakes commercial litigation cases, including environmental and competition class actions. In 2019, Julie was named to Canadian Lawyer’s Top 25 Most Influential list.

Josh Kuretzky is a highly regarded partner in the Private Equity, Hedge Funds & Venture Capital and M&A practices, known for his ideal combination of legal knowledge and business acumen. He has been involved in many of the largest fundraisings in Canada and has played a leading role in the formation of several complex and novel fund structures. Josh is co-leader of AIMA’s Alternative Credit Council Canada committee.

Natalie Renner has established herself as an exceptional talent in the insolvency and restructuring field, having served as lead counsel and as a key team member in many highly complex insolvencies spanning multiple industries. A respected thought leader, Natalie regularly writes, speaks and lectures on important industry developments, including in the emerging cannabis space.

The 2019 Lexpert Rising Stars Awards were presented at Lexpert’s annual gala event on November 7 in Toronto. The full list of this year’s winners will be featured in the November/December issue of Lexpert Magazine.