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Four WeirFoulds Partners Named in the 2016 Lexpert®/American Lawyer Guide

December 18, 2015
Glenn W. Ackerley, Lisa A. Borsook, Bryan Finlay QC, W. A. Derry Millar

We are pleased to announce that four WeirFoulds partners have been ranked in the Lexpert®/American Lawyer Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada.

Lisa Borsook named a Canada's Most Powerful Women: Top 100 Award Winner

November 25, 2015
Lisa A. Borsook

WeirFoulds LLP is pleased to announce that executive partner Lisa Borsook has been named once again as a recipient in the Women's Executive Network's (WXN) Canada's Most Powerful Women: Top 100 Awards in the RBC Champion Category. This is the third time Lisa has been named to this list. In 2013 she was recognized in the KPMG Professionals category, and in 2014 in the RBC Champions category.

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Partner Robert Warren named by Lexpert® as a Leading Energy Lawyer in Canada

November 2, 2015
Robert B. Warren

WeirFoulds partner Robert Warren is named by Lexpert® as a Leading Energy Lawyer in Canada in the November 2015 Special Edition of The Globe and Mail's Report on Business.

Partner Emeritus John McKellar Recognized at Mayor's Evening for the Arts

October 28, 2015
John D. McKellar CM QC

WeirFoulds Partner Emeritus John McKellar, CM, QC, was recognized at the Mayor's Evening for the Arts for serving eight years as Board Chair of the Toronto Arts Council. Held on October 26, 2015 at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre, the event raised funds in support of the Toronto Arts Foundation.

WeirFoulds Proud to Support Toronto Startups through Silicon Valley-Based Founder Institute

July 24, 2015

WeirFoulds is proud to support Toronto's thriving startup community for a third session of the Founder Institute. The firm provides valuable legal advice to program participants, drawing on expertise assisting entrepreneurs and high-growth companies in all areas of corporate and securities law.

WeirFoulds Well Represented in the 2015 Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory

June 23, 2015
Glenn W. Ackerley, Raj Anand, Lisa A. Borsook, Clare E. Burns, Jeff G. Cowan, Lori M. Duffy, Bryan Finlay QC, Barnet H. Kussner, Bradley N. McLellan, Michael J. McQuaid QC, W. A. Derry Millar, Kenneth Prehogan, J. Gregory Richards, David R. Thompson, Christopher J. Tzekas, Robert B. Warren

WeirFoulds is pleased to announce the recognition of 17 lawyers as "Leading Practitioners" in the 2015 Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory. Each lawyer was selected based on recognition by their peers and highlights the firm's expertise across a range of practice areas. 

WeirFoulds Congratulates Sylvia Adriano, Recognized as a "Corporate Lawyer to Watch" in the 2015 Lexpert® US/Canada Cross-Border Guide – Corporate

June 16, 2015
Sylvia Adriano

WeirFoulds partner Sylvia Adriano is named a "Corporate Lawyer to Watch" in the 2015 Lexpert® Guide to the Leading US/Canada Cross-Border Corporate Lawyers in Canada.

WeirFoulds Congratulates All Nominees and Winners at the 2015 CGCA Awards

June 5, 2015

WeirFoulds congratulates all nominees and winners at the 2015 Canadian General Counsel Awards. WeirFoulds is a proud sponsor of this annual event and applauds all those who were recognized for excellence in their profession and dedication to the community at large.

WeirFoulds Welcomes Reta Coburn as New COO

January 22, 2015
Sara Swartz-Hawley

WeirFoulds is pleased to announce that Reta Coburn has joined as Chief Operating Officer. As COO, Reta will have an instrumental leadership role in advancing the firm's strategy and its operations and administration.

Congratulations to Rajeev Dewan, Steve Doak, Jill Dougherty, Jordan Glick and Karsten Lee, Our Newest Partners

January 7, 2015
Stephen B. Doak, M. Jill Dougherty, Jordan Glick, Karsten T. Lee

WeirFoulds is pleased to announce that Rajeev Dewan, Steve Doak, Jill Dougherty, Jordan Glick and Karsten Lee have been admitted to the partnership.

Lisa Borsook named a Canada's Most Powerful Women: Top 100 Award Winner

November 27, 2014
Lisa A. Borsook

WeirFoulds LLP is pleased to announce that executive partner Lisa Borsook has been named a recipient in the Women's Executive Network's (WXN) 2014 Canada's Most Powerful Women: Top 100 Awards in the RBC Champions Category. These awards celebrate and highlight the professional achievements of women across the country in the private, public and not-for-profit sectors. Winners will be honoured at a gala on November 27, 2014.

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Partner Sylvia Adriano named 2014 Lexpert® Rising Star

November 21, 2014
Sylvia Adriano

WeirFoulds is delighted to announce that Sylvia Adriano has been named a 2014 Lexpert® Rising Star. This award honours Canada's leading lawyers under 40 from law firms and in-house, paying tribute to those in the legal profession who have an exceptional record of success, community leadership and contributions to their firm or company's achievements. Awards were presented at the Annual Gala held at the Fairmont Royal York Hotel on November 20, 2014.

Partner Robert Warren named by Lexpert® as a Leading Energy Lawyer in Canada

November 18, 2014
Robert B. Warren

WeirFoulds partner Robert Warren is named by Lexpert® as a Leading Energy Lawyer in Canada in the November 2014 Special Edition of The Globe and Mail's Report on Business.

Congratulations to our partner Clare Burns, recognized with a 2014 Lexpert Zenith Award for excellence in estate and tax planning

October 8, 2014
Clare E. Burns

We are delighted to announce that Clare Burns has been selected as a recipient of the 2014 Lexpert Zenith Award for her work in estate and personal tax planning. This year the award recognizes lawyers called between 1986 and 2000 who have demonstrated excellence and thought leadership in their respective practice area - setting new standards for the profession.

John McKellar, CM QC, to Receive Alumni of Influence Award from U of T's University College

September 24, 2014
John D. McKellar CM QC

WeirFoulds is thrilled to announce that our Partner Emeritus John McKellar, CM QC, will receive an Alumni of Influence Award from his alma mater, University College at the University of Toronto.

Best Lawyers® International recognizes WeirFoulds' Bryan Finlay, QC as Lawyer of the Year in Bet-the-Company Litigation

August 25, 2014
Bryan Finlay QC

Bryan Finlay is among 24 WeirFoulds lawyers listed in the 2015 edition of the Best Lawyers® International directory – one of Canada's most highly regarded legal directories. The "Lawyer of the Year" accolade is especially significant, as only a single lawyer in each practice area and region receives the honour.

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