WeirFoulds recognized in the 2023 Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory

WeirFoulds is pleased to announce that 25 of our lawyers have been recognized in 20 different practice areas in the 2023 Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory.

Each lawyer was selected based on a comprehensive survey, which has been issued annually since 1994. They are acknowledged by their peers and clients as leaders in their respective fields, and are prominent lawyers in their respective practice areas. In addition to the individual lawyer rankings, WeirFoulds has been ranked in the following practice areas, achieving Most Frequently Recommended in the areas of Construction Law and Property Development.

  • Construction Law
  • Corporate and Commercial Law
  • Litigation – Corporate Commercial
  • Professional Liability
  • Property Development
  • Property Leasing

We congratulate each of our lawyers listed below for their recognition in the Directory:

  1. Caroline Abela – Estate & Personal Tax Planning (Estate Litigation); Litigation – Corporate Commercial
  2. Glenn Ackerley – Construction Law; Infrastructure Law
  3. Raj Anand – Litigation – Regulatory & Public Law; Workplace Human Rights (Employer); Workplace Human Rights (Employee)
  4. Sandra Astolfo – Construction Law
  5. Denise Baker – Property Development
  6. Janet Bobechko – Environmental Law
  7. Lisa Borsook – Property Leasing
  8. Clare Burns – Estate & Personal Tax Planning (Estate Litigation)
  9. Krista Chaytor – Construction Law
  10. Jeff Cowan – Aboriginal Law; Litigation – Regulatory & Public Law
  11. Robert Eberschlag – Corporate Finance & Securities; Mining
  12. Wayne Egan– Corporate Mid-Market
  13. Bruce Engell– Property Development
  14. Peter Jacobsen – Litigation – Defamation & Media
  15. Raj Kehar– Property Development
  16. James Kosa – Computer & IT Law
  17. Karsten Lee – Property Leasing
  18. Lucinda Main – Estate & Personal Tax Planning (Estate & Tax Planning)
  19. Carlos Martins – Aviation (Regulation & Liability)
  20. Andrea McEwan – Estate & Personal Tax Planning (Estate Litigation)
  21. Derry Millar – Commercial Arbitration; Litigation – Corporate Commercial
  22. Max Shafir – Construction Law
  23. Michael Swartz – Construction Law
  24. Frank Walwyn – Litigation – Corporate Commercial
  25. Thomas Wong – Computer & IT Law

Published annually since 1997 and the product of an extensive peer survey process, the Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory is the most comprehensive guide to legal talent in Canada. Profiling leading lawyers across Canada, the directory has become the resource of choice for Canadian corporate counsel and Canadian law firms as well as US corporate counsel and law firms in need of Canadian legal expertise.

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