McKenzie Lake Lawyers LLP welcome winning class action team

McKenzie Lake Lawyers LLP welcome winning class action team (CNW Group/McKenzie Lake LLP)

LONDON, ON, Feb. 21, 2014 /CNW/ - McKenzie Lake Lawyers LLP recently enhanced their class action practice with the addition of three nationally and internationally recognized lawyers. Known for their expertise in pharmaceutical and medical device class actions, Michael Peerless, Matt Baer and Sabrina Lombardi bring with them an unmatched track record of success.

"Consistent with our resolve to attract the very best legal talent in support of niche practice areas, we are extremely gratified to have the Peerless class action group join us," says McKenzie Lake Managing Partner, Michael Lake. "Mike Peerless, Matt Baer and Sabrina Lombardi are nationally and internationally recognized best-in-class lawyers."

Leading the team is Michael Peerless, a class action pioneer who helped certify the first class action case in Ontario.  Since then, he has been counsel in dozens of class actions, representing both plaintiffs and defendants across all levels of court.  He has also been consistently recognized in Best Lawyers in Canada and Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory.

"We are thrilled to have had the opportunity to join this dynamic, growing and progressive law firm.  The platform here at McKenzie Lake is an ideal place for us to continue to serve our class action clients, and to work with many skilled lawyers in a variety of fields," said Mike Peerless.

The addition of this group is the latest in a series of bold moves by McKenzie Lake, building on the firm's strong foundation of legal expertise and client service. Bringing the collective experiences and knowledge of this team together is an important step in supporting the firm's growing class action practice and providing a winning advantage for its clients.

About McKenzie Lake LLP
Founded in 1998, McKenzie Lake has a long heritage in the London legal community. The firm of 45 lawyers is supported by a highly qualified and dedicated administrative and legal staff. McKenzie Lake was recently named one of Ontario's Top 10 Regional firms by Canadian Lawyer magazine.

SOURCE McKenzie Lake LLP

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Contacts:

Laurie Hause, Chief Information Officer & Director of Marketing
hause@mckenzielake.com
519-672-5666

Michael Lake, Managing Partner
lake@mckenzielake.com
519-672-5666