Toronto (Canada) - Fasken Martineau, a leading international business law and litigation firm, is proud to announce that it has won three awards and was a finalist in eighteen categories at Benchmark Canada’s awards ceremony held last night in Toronto.
Fasken Martineau won awards in the following categories:
• British Columbia Firm of the Year
• Arbitration Firm of the Year
• Product Liability Firm of the Year
Our firm was also nominated in the following categories: British Columbia Litigator of the Year, Geoffrey Cowper; Aboriginal Law Firm of the Year; Class Action Firm of the Year; Energy/Resource Litigation Firm of the Year; Insolvency Litigation Firm of the Year; Insurance Litigation Firm of the Year; White-Collar Crime/Enforcement Firm of the Year; Aboriginal Litigator of the Year, Tracy Pratt, Neal Smitheman; Arbitration Counsel of the Year, Henri Alvarez, Geoffrey Cowper, Gerald Ranking; Energy/Resource Litigator of the Year, Geoffrey Cowper; Insurance Litigator of the Year, David Rosenbaum; Intellectual Property Litigator of the Year, Marek Nitoslawski; Product Liability Litigator of the Year, Peter Pliszka, Martin Sheehan; White-Collar Crime/Enforcement Litigator of the Year, Peter Mantas; Trial Law Lawyer of the Year, Geoffrey Cowper.
The awards honour the best of the litigation practices listed in 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 2016 edition of Benchmark Canada during the last three months of 2015.
About Fasken Martineau
Fasken Martineau is a leading international business law and litigation firm. With more than 700 lawyers, the firm has offices in Vancouver, Calgary, Toronto, Ottawa, Montréal, Québec City, London and Johannesburg. For additional information, please visit the firm’s website at www.fasken.com.