TORONTO, Oct. 16 /CNW/ -
Who: Alison Manzer, a partner in the Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP
Financial Services Group, last night received the Lexpert
Zenith Award. Ms. Manzer has been recognized in the Canadian
Legal Lexpert Directory each year starting with its first
publication in 1997.
She is a member of the Association of Commercial Finance
Attorneys, based in New York. She is also one of very few
Canadians elected to The American College of Commercial Finance
What: The Lexpert Zenith Award celebrates leading women lawyers. Only
22 women have been selected to receive this prestigious award,
in its inaugural year.
The Zenith Awards were established to honour a select group of
senior women lawyers who have made outstanding contributions to
the practice and business of law. The award includes a
mentoring program, which allows young women lawyers to learn
from the Zenith recipients.
When: The Lexpert Zenith Awards were held last night (October 15,
2009) at the Royal York Hotel.
SOURCE Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP
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