WeirFoulds Congratulates 34 Lawyers for their Recognition in the 2019 Edition of Best Lawyers in Canada

AUGUST 21, 2018
Glenn W. Ackerley, Raj Anand, Sandra Astolfo, Denise Baker, Lisa A. Borsook, Alan Bromstein, David S. Brown, John M. Buhlman, Clare E. Burns, Jeff G. Cowan, M. Jill Dougherty, Lori M. Duffy, Wayne T. Egan, Bruce H. Engell, Bryan Finlay QC, James G. Kosa, Barnet H. Kussner, Karsten T. Lee, John D. McKellar CM QC, Bradley N. McLellan, Michael J. McQuaid QC, W. A. Derry Millar, J. Gregory Richards, John Risk, Steven Rukavina, Max Shafir QC, Debbie S. Tarshis, David R. Thompson, Christopher J. Tzekas, Marie-Andrée Vermette, Frank E. Walwyn, Robert B. Warren, Alexandra Wilbee

WeirFoulds is pleased to announce that 34 of our lawyers have been listed in the 2019 edition of Best Lawyers® in Canada. Included in this list are Partners Clare Burns and Bryan Finlay, who are also recognized as Toronto "Lawyers of the Year" in Trusts and Estates and Administrative and Public Law respectively.

For this edition, we have proudly earned 53 rankings in 22 specialty areas – an increase from the 2018 list. Additionally, 13 of our lawyers celebrate their tenth year of being recognized by their peers and the industry at large.

Best Lawyers® has ranked legal practitioners and firms across multiple practice areas through exhaustive peer-review surveys of the legal community for more than 25 years. Those surveyed are asked to assess their peers on their legal ability, professionalism and integrity. We are honoured that our clients and peers continue to take the time to express their satisfaction with the quality counsel, service and professionalism provided by WeirFoulds.

Below is the list of lawyers along with the areas in which they have been ranked.

Congratulations, everyone!

Denise Baker
  • Municipal Law

Glenn W. Ackerley
  • Construction Law

Raj Anand
  • Administrative and Public Law
  • Labour and Employment Law

Sandra D. Astolfo
  • Construction Law

Lisa A. Borsook
  • Commercial Leasing Law
  • Real Estate Law

Alan Bromstein
  • Health Care Law

David S. Brown
  • Corporate Law

John M. Buhlman
  • Administrative and Public Law
  • Corporate and Commercial Litigation
  • Environmental Law

Clare E. Burns
  • Trusts and Estates

Jeff G. Cowan
  • Administrative and Public Law
  • Real Estate Law

M. Jill Dougherty
  • Administrative and Public Law

Lori M. Duffy
  • Trusts and Estates

Wayne T. Egan
  • Securities Law

Bruce H. Engel
  • Municipal Law

Bryan Finlay, QC
  • Administrative and Public Law
  • Bet-the-Company Litigation
  • Class Action Litigation
  • Corporate and Commercial Litigation
  • Director and Officer Liability Practice
  • Securities Law

Jordan Glick
  • Administrative and Public Law

James Kosa
  • Information Technology Law
  • Intellectual Property Law
  • Technology Law

Barnet H. Kussner
  • Municipal Law
  • Real Estate Law

Karsten T. Lee
  • Commercial Leasing Law

John McKellar, QC
  • Commercial Leasing Law

Bradley N. McLellan
  • Real Estate Law

Michael J. McQuaid, QC
  • Real Estate Law

W. A. Derry Millar
  • Administrative and Public Law
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Corporate and Commercial Litigation

J. Gregory Richards
  • Administrative and Public Law
  • Corporate and Commercial Litigation

John Risk
  • Health Care Law

Steven Rukavina
  • Real Estate Law

Max Shafir, QC
  • Construction Law

Debbie Tarshis
  • Health Care Law

David R. Thompson
  • Commercial Leasing Law

Christopher J. Tzekas
  • Expropriation Law
  • Real Estate Law

Marie-Andree Vermette
  • Corporate and Commercial Litigation

Frank Walwyn
  • Corporate and Commercial Litigation
  • Trusts and Estates

Robert B. Warren
  • Energy Regulatory Law
  • Transportation Law

Alexandra Wilbee
  • Intellectual Property Law