TORONTO, Jan. 9, 2017 /CNW/ - Gardiner Roberts LLP is pleased to welcome one of Canada's most respected advocates, mediators, and arbitrators, John A. Campion, to the Litigation and Dispute Resolution Group, and as the head of Gardiner Roberts' Class Action Practice effective January 3rd, 2017.
John joins the firm as Partner, bringing with him over four decades of experience in a broad range of corporate commercial, class actions, competition, negligence, fraud, environmental, energy, mining, construction, insurance, intellectual property, securities, economic regulation, and transportation both nationally and internationally.
"We are delighted to have John joining the firm. His unparalleled expertise, deep understanding of legal issues both domestically and abroad, along with his strong business acumen only serves to benefit our clients" – Paul Stoyan, Chairman of Gardiner Roberts LLP.
In over 300 reported hearings, cases, and inquiries, John is widely regarded, nationally and internationally, as one of Canada's leading senior trial, appeal, class action, and arbitration lawyers. John has appeared before all levels of trial and appellate courts in Ontario, British Columbia, Alberta, Manitoba, Quebec, Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, and Newfoundland, including the Supreme Court of Canada.
He is recognized in the Lexpert/American Lawyer Magazine Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada (1999 to 2015), Chambers Global, Best Lawyers, International Who's Who of Business Lawyers, Martindale-Hubbell and Euromoney, Guide to the World's Leading Litigation Lawyers and Experts in Commercial Arbitration. John is also a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, the Litigation Counsel of America and the American Bar Foundation.
About Gardiner Roberts LLP
Founded in the 1920s, Gardiner Roberts LLP has grown to become a strategically placed mid-sized law firm with a diverse client base which includes a number of Canada's largest banks, several medium to large-sized municipalities, agencies, boards and commissions and other government entities, high tech and software companies, real estate developers, lenders and investors. A number of Gardiner's lawyers have enjoyed in-house corporate positions and been appointed as board members of tribunals or as judges.
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