Partner Wendy Berman has once again been named one of the "Top 25 Canadian Women in Litigation" by Benchmark Canada.
This distinction recognizes leading Canadian women litigators who are top players in their respective fields. Those recognized have earned their place by participating in some of the most recent, impactful litigation matters as well as by earning the hard-won respect of their peers and clients.
Wendy leads the Securities Litigation and White Collar Crime & Regulatory Response teams at Cassels Brock, is widely recognized as one of Canada's leading litigators, including by Chambers, Lexpert Leading US/Canada Cross-Border Litigation Lawyers, Lexpert Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada and is a recipient of the Lexpert Zenith Award honouring leading women lawyers. Wendy has extensive experience in complex commercial and securities-related litigation, often involving challenging parallel and cross-border regulatory, criminal and class action proceedings. Her clients include major financial institutions, multinational corporations (and directors and officers) and securities regulatory authorities.
This ranking by Benchmark Canada involves months of investigation into individual litigators' professional activities as well as client feedback surveys and one-on-one interviews.