Canada's leading litigation practice remains in Band 1 for 12th consecutive year.
TORONTO, March 25, 2014 /CNW/ - Lenczner Slaght has once again been
ranked in the top tier for dispute resolution by Chambers Global, the
world-renowned legal directory. Its recently released rankings for 2014
place Lenczner Slaght in Band 1 for litigation—for the 12th consecutive
The Chambers rankings are the culmination of extensive research with
clients and law firms around the world, noting that Lenczner Slaght
"enjoys an outstanding reputation for its extensive trial experience,
unrivalled depth of talent and exceptional advocacy skills."
"Holding a Band 1 ranking for more than a decade reflects our
consistency in attracting, training and mentoring the best legal
talent," says Peter Griffin, Lenczner Slaght's managing partner. "As we
grow, we emphasize superior courtroom skills that produce results for
our clients. It is gratifying to be recognized for these standards."
In addition to the firm's rankings in Dispute Resolution and Class
Actions, nine Lenczner Slaght lawyers also received individual
• Tom Curry
• Peter Griffin
• Alan J. Lenczner, Q.C.
• Peter Osborne
• Michael E. Royce
• Ronald G. Slaght, Q.C.
• Glenn Smith
• Marguerite Ethier
• Andrew Skodyn
Complete details on Lenczner Slaght's 2014 rankings can be found at
Chambers and Partners, headquartered in London, UK, publishes guides to
the legal profession in 185 jurisdictions throughout the world. They
conduct in-depth research throughout the year on legal knowledge and
experience, ability, effectiveness, and client service.
About Lenczner Slaght
Recognized as Canada's leading litigation practice, Lenczner Slaght
successfully represents clients' interests in complex, high-profile
cases across the country. The firm's lawyers are distinguished by their
depth of courtroom experience, they appear regularly at all levels of
the federal and provincial courts, before professional and regulatory
tribunals, and in mediation and arbitration proceedings. Lenczner
Slaght is known for its wealth of talent: the firm's partners, ranked
among the best of their peers nationally, lead a recruitment and
mentoring practice that attracts gifted litigators who are committed to
upholding the highest professional standards.
From commercial disputes, class actions and cross-border disputes to
administrative law and professional regulation, Lenczner Slaght brings
expertise and strategic guidance - backed by rigorous research, skilled
data management and solid administrative support - to demanding cases
in all areas of litigation. Founded in 1992, the Toronto-based firm has
a diverse roster of clients that ranges from individuals and small
businesses, to large and multinational companies, to professional
associations and regulatory bodies. The firm's 49 lawyers are focused
exclusively on litigation.
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SOURCE: Lenczner Slaght
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