Media Contacts
Ruth Morayniss
Communications Manager
+1 416 865 5147
+1 647 960 1061 (mobile)

Download vCard

French media contact:
Sarah Pilote-Henry
Manager, Business Development
+1 514 397 7407
+1 514 562 4003 (mobile)

Download vCard


  • Share this page
Stay informed by reading about the latest developments at Fasken Martineau. News items include updates on the law, details of our latest deals, notable accomplishments of our lawyers and more.

News Releases

November 20, 2015 Fasken Martineau’s Sarah Armstrong and Frédéric Gilbert honoured as Lexpert “Rising Stars” in 2015
Fasken Martineau announced today that two of its partners Sarah Armstrong and Frédéric Gilbert have been named 2015 “Lexpert Rising Stars: Leading Lawyers Under 40”. This year’s awards honour lawyers working in law firms, as in-house counsel, in government and academia.
November 3, 2015 Raymond Chrétien, Partner and Strategic Advisor from Fasken Martineau, is Appointed to Act as Emissary for the Government of Québec
Fasken Martineau is pleased to announce that Mr. Raymond Chrétien, former Canadian ambassador in the United States of America, was appointed to act as emissary for the Government of Québec in the negotiations with the Canadian and American Governments on the questions of clearance and pre-clearance at Montreal’s Central Station as well as the Québec City’s Jean-Lesage International Airport.
October 22, 2015 Fasken Martineau wins landmark lawsuit for Pivot Legal Society in BC Supreme Court
Fasken Martineau announced today that it helped secure a major victory for Canadian human rights organization Pivot Legal Society, in a landmark lawsuit brought before the BC Supreme Court on behalf of a group of homeless Canadians.

Media Coverage

November 2, 2015 Droit Inc mentions Émilie Therrien in article about the finalists of the 9th Edition of the Young Bar Association of Montréal’s Gala, “Tomorrow’s Leaders”
“Qui seront les leaders de demain?”, by Emeline Magnier and Céline Gobert, Droit Inc
October 21, 2015 Numerous publications mention David Wotherspoon in regards to the BC Supreme Court ruling in the Abbotsford Homeless Case
October 14, 2015 La Presse quotes Antoine Aylwin in an article about family conflicts over money
“Chicane$ de famille”, by Kathy Noël, La Presse

Rankings & Recognitions

October 20, 2015 Chambers Canada 2016 Guide recognizes 74 Fasken Martineau lawyers
Fasken Martineau announced today that 74 of the firm’s lawyers have been ranked in 46 areas of practice in Chambers & Partners’ new Chambers Canada 2016 guide. Seventeen lawyers received Band 1 recognition.
September 28, 2015 Fasken Martineau recognized at the LMG Life Sciences Awards
Fasken Martineau, a leading international business law and litigation firm, is pleased to announce that it received four major awards at the third annual LMG Life Sciences Awards ceremony, held on September 16 in New York City.
September 2, 2015 Fasken Martineau’s legal expertise recognized in the 2015 edition of Who’s Who Legal 100: 63 lawyers ranked
Fasken Martineau is pleased to announce that Who's Who Legal 100 has listed 63 of our lawyers in 23 areas of practice in Canada, the United Kingdom and South Africa for 2015.

Media Advisories

May 18, 2015 Lexpert quotes Alison Lacy in an article about the increasing use of risk sharing contracts
“Risk sharing contracts increasingly used in volatile market” by Ahmad Hathout, Lexpert
September 29, 2014 Media Advisory: Fasken Martineau lawyer available to discuss the Canadian minimum wage increases for 2014
Fasken Martineau announces that Bonny Mak Waterfall is available to discuss the Canadian minimum wage increases for 2014.
August 18, 2014 Fasken Martineau lawyer available to comment on newly passed Labour Relations Amendment Act in South Africa
Fasken Martineau announces that Ludwig Frahm-Arp is available to comment on the new South African Labour Relations Amendment Act.

CSR / Diversity

February 21, 2013 Fasken Martineau’s Toronto office collectively raises funds for Rethink Breast Cancer Canada
Fasken Martineau is proud to announce that its Toronto office collectively raised funds for Rethink Breast Cancer Canada.
February 21, 2013 Canadian Lawyer Magazine quotes Douglas New as Fasken Martineau presents second-year Osgoode Hall student Justin Pilgrimthe with the Lucie and Thornton Blackburn scholarship
"Celebrating Black History Month” by Heather Gardiner, Canadian Lawyer Magazine
February 7, 2013 Le Monde du Droit features Fasken Martineau’s initiative announcing the fourth recipient of the annual Lucie and Thornton Blackburn Scholarship, awarded in partnership with the Canadian Association of Black Lawyers
“Fasken Martineau annonce l’octroi d’une bourse d'études special,” Le Monde du Droit


October 18, 2013 Canal Argent interviews Frédéric Gilbert regarding the 10th anniversary of the Jeune Chambre de Commerce Haïtienne
“Questions d’argent,” Canal Argent
October 3, 2013 Canal Argent interviews Nathalie-Anne Béliveau on the subject of non-compete clauses
"Questions d’argent", Canal Argent
August 15, 2013 Marc-André Fabien is interviewed on his involvement with the Canadian Paralympic Movement and his role as honorary president of the Montréal Paralympic Swimming World Championships
Montréal Paralympic Swimming World Championships