Month: June 2014

2014 Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory now online

The 2014 annual Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory is now online. Check out which lawyers across Canada have been identified as leading in their areas of practice. First published in February 1997, this eighteenth annual edition of The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory identifies leading practitioners in over 60 separate Canadian practice areas and leading law firms in

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Nominations open for Lexpert’s 2014 Rising Stars: Leading Lawyers Under 40 awards

This year, the Lexpert Rising Stars: Leading Lawyers Under 40 will honour lawyers from law firms, in-house and potentially government. We encourage lawyers to nominate other lawyers from firms, in-house and government with whom they have worked. Lexpert will select the finalists based on the criteria set out in the nomination form. The Lexpert Advisory

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Submit your nominations for the Lexpert Zenith Awards: Celebrating Today’s Leaders in Practice Excellence

This year’s Lexpert Zenith Awards celebrate Today’s Leaders in Practice Excellence and will recognize mid-career accomplishments during 2013-2014.  Lexpert defines mid-career to include lawyers (or judges) having their first Call to the Bar in any Canadian jurisdiction between 1986 and 2000 inclusive.  Winners may be drawn from law firms, corporate legal and government departments, academia, the judiciary and

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Lexpert publishes Corporate Law special edition in Globe and Mail’s Report on Business

Lexpert has just published its special edition on Corporate Law in The Globe and Mail’s Report on Business. This special corporate edition includes the following feature articles: 1. Regulatory requirements: Pondering M&A? There’s an increasingly powerful player at the table: Canadian regulators 2. Start ups: As the new technology economy grows, law firms are also changing how

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