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Fasken wins Five Benchmark Canada 2018 Awards

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Toronto (Canada) – Fasken has won five awards and was a finalist in 21 categories at the Benchmark Canada 2018 Awards ceremony held last night in Toronto. These awards honour the best of the litigation practices across the country. The Firm has been recognized by Benchmark Litigation since the awards were first introduced in 2013.

Fasken won in the following categories:

  • British Columbia Firm of the Year
  • Energy/Resource Litigation Firm of the Year
  • Product Liability Firm of the Year
  • Class Action Firm of the Year
  • Emerging Talent of the Year - Gulu Punia

This year’s honours again confirm the exceptional client work and sterling reputation of our Firm’s Litigation and Dispute Resolution group.

Benchmark Canada

The nominees are determined from both firm submissions and peer review, followed by interviews with Canadian litigators. The shortlists and subsequent winners are derived from concurrent research conducted for the 2017 edition of Benchmark Canada between September and December 2017.

About our Litigation and Dispute Resolution Group

Fasken’s internationally-recognized litigators have won major trials and appeals for large multi-national companies in a variety of industries - mining, technology, financial institutions, communications, aviation, health, energy and life sciences. Our litigators’ expertise spans all areas of private and public law within both common and civil law jurisdictions.

About Fasken

Fasken is a leading international law firm with more than 700 lawyers and ten offices on four continents. Clients rely on us for practical, innovative and cost-effective legal services. We solve the most complex business and litigation challenges, providing exceptional value and putting clients at the centre of all we do. For additional information, please visit our website at

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