Attorneys from across the US and Canada gathered on 18 September in New York for the annual LMG Life Sciences Awards, which honors top-ranking firms and individuals for outstanding legal work in the life sciences sector. IADC past board member Gordon McKee was once again awarded Canadian Product Liability Attorney of the Year, while his firm Blake Cassels & Graydon LLP (Blakes) was awarded Canadian Finance & Corporate Firm of the Year and Canadian Life Cycle Firm of the Year.
Gord was also ranked in Band 1 for Nationwide Class Action Defence and Product Liability Litigation in the most recent edition of Chambers Canada published on September 19. Blakes has the most Band 1 practice rankings nationwide in Chambers Canada for the third consecutive year, including for Class Action Defence and Product Liability.
Other IADC members from Blakes who are ranked include Jill Lawrie, Jim Sullivan, Robin Linley, Francis Rouleau and Robin Reinertson.