Announcement

Eighteen Davies Partners Recognized Among Canada’s Leading Litigation Lawyers in ROB/Lexpert Special Edition

Davies’ status as a leader in litigation has been reaffirmed in the Report on Business/Lexpert Special Edition – Canada’s Leading Litigation Lawyers, with eighteen partners named in this year’s guide.

Known for its trial expertise, Davies’ renowned Litigation practice has a consistent record of success in many of Canada’s most complex, high-stakes commercial disputes. The team recently acted for the Liquor Control Board of Ontario in defending claims asserted against it for approximately $1.5 billion in antitrust class action proceedings; it also acted for LinkedIn in a case that resulted in a decision denying class certification for a multi-defendant proposed class action alleging violations of Québec’s Consumer Protection Act.

Davies partner Matt Milne-Smith is also quoted in a feature article in the special edition about trends in secondary market securities class actions.

Published annually in the December issue of Report on Business, Canada’s Leading Litigation Lawyers profiles Lexpert-ranked lawyers in several areas of business-related litigation.

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