Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP Singled Out By Chambers Canada as Leading Firm for Products Liability Defence
September 24, 2018 08:10 AM
Chambers & Partners released its Chambers Canada Guide on September 21, 2018 and singled out Blake Cassels & Graydon LLP as the only firm in Band 1 for its Nationwide Products Liability category. IADC members Gord McKee and Jill Lawrie from Blakes made the category in the individual lawyer rankings, with Gord listed in Band 1 and Jill in Band 2. Blakes was also identified in Band 1 in the Class Action Defence category, with a number of IADC members from the Firm in the individual lawyer rankings; Gord McKee (Band 1), Jim Sullivan (Band 4), and Robin Reinertson (Up and Coming). IADC members from Blakes were also named in the General Commercial Litigation category; James Sullivan (Band 3) and Francis Rouleau (Band 4).
Other IADC members identified in the Chambers Canada individual lawyer rankings include Glenn Zakaib (Band 1 Class Action Defence and Products Liability); Peter Pliszka (Band 1 Products Liability); Scott Maidment (Band 1 Products Liability and Band 4 Class Action Defence); Bob Love (Band 3 Products Liability); Amanda Quayle (Band 3 General Commercial Litigation); Will Moreira (Band 1 Transportation Shipping); Cheryl Woodin (Band 3 Products Liability); Sonia Bjorkquist (Band 3 Products Liability, Band 4 General Commercial Litigation), Andrew Faith (Band 5 General Commercial Litigation), Frank McLaughlin (Band 3 Healthcare), Mark Polley (Band 5 General Commercial Litigation), Sylvie Rodrigue (Band 3 Class Action Defence), and Jill Yates (Band 4 Class Action Defence).