Toronto (Canada) - Fasken Martineau, a leading international business law and litigation firm, is pleased to announce that a total of 30 lawyers have joined its offices in Toronto, Ottawa and Montréal.
In Toronto, Brian Burkett, John Craig, Douglas Gilbert, Sarah Graves, Christina Hall and Mathias Link join the firm as partners in the Labour, Employment & Human Rights Group, while Andrew Bratt, Bonny Mak Waterfall, Daniel Mayer, Christian Paquette, Christopher Pigott, Emily Shepard and Jackie VanDerMeulen join the group as associates.
In Montréal, Robert Dupont, Stéphane Fillion, Simon Laberge, Rhéaume Perreault and Yves Turgeon join the firm's Labour, Employment & Human Rights Group in Montréal as partners, while Mohamed Badreddine, Alexis Charpentier, Valérie Gareau-Dalpé and Alexandra Meunier join the group as associates. Carl Bélanger and Neil Wiener join the Corporate/Commercial Group as partners and Sébastien Bellefleur and Kadiatou Sow join the group as associates.
"Fasken Martineau has an unmatched capacity to deliver one coherent strategy across Canada, assisting clients in virtually every private sector industry and across the public sector. This was a key factor in my decision to join the firm," said Brian Burkett, partner in the firm's Labour, Employment & Human Rights Group.
"With the addition of these talented partners and associates, we have reinforced the firm's position as a national leader in labour and employment law, further expanding our capabilities and providing clients with an even greater level of depth and expertise," said Ralph Nero, Fasken Martineau's Labour, Employment & Human Rights Group Leader.
"We are extremely pleased to welcome this group of highly regarded lawyers whose extensive experience complements our ability to successfully handle our clients' needs. The number of new lawyers who have chosen to join Fasken Martineau speaks to the depth and strength of our firm. Together, these leading lawyers bring further bench strength to the firm's enhanced Labour, Employment & Human Rights and Corporate/Commercial groups, providing additional value to clients," said David Corbett, Firm Managing Partner for Fasken Martineau.
About Fasken Martineau
Fasken Martineau is a leading international business law and litigation firm. With more than 770 lawyers, the firm has offices in Vancouver, Calgary, Toronto, Ottawa, Montréal, Québec City, London, Paris and Johannesburg. For additional information, please visit the firm's website at www.fasken.com.