71 McMillan Lawyers Named in the 2020 Edition of Best Lawyers in Canada 

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August 2019

The 2020 edition of Best Lawyers in Canada names 71 McMillan lawyers as leaders in their respective fields. This recognition by industry peers covers an expansive 34 practice areas, reflecting the Firm’s strength as a full-service business law firm. In addition, Peter J. Reardon is named Insolvency and Financial Restructuring Lawyer of the Year in Vancouver.

We are proud to acknowledge the following Firm lawyers who are listed as Best Lawyers for the first time in this edition:

  • Ryan J. Black, Vancouver - Information Technology Law
  • Peter Botz, Vancouver - Tax Law
  • Sidney Elbaz, Montréal - Class Action Litigation
  • Glenn Grenier, Toronto - Aviation Law
  • Kosta Kostic, Montréal - Securities Law
  • Leila Rafi, Toronto - Corporate Law
  • Sonia Rainville, Montréal - Real Estate Law
  • Éric Vallières, Montréal - Competition / Antitrust Law

Following is the full list of McMillan lawyers recognized in this year’s edition:

Aviation Law

                Glenn Grenier, Toronto

Aboriginal Law

                Robin M. Junger, Vancouver

Advertising & Marketing Law

                Daniel G. Edmondstone, Toronto

                Janine MacNeil, Toronto

                James B. Musgrove, Toronto

Alternative Dispute Resolution

                Robert Wisner, Toronto

Asset-Based Lending Practice

                Paul J. Avis, Toronto

                Yonatan Petel, Montréal

                Jeffrey Rogers, Toronto

                John D. Morrison, Vancouver

Banking & Finance Law

                Paul J. Avis, Toronto

                Patrice Beaudin, Montréal

                Eric B. Friedman, Toronto

                Max Mendelsohn, Montréal

                John D. Morrison, Vancouver

                Yonatan Petel, Montréal

                Jeffrey Rogers, Toronto

                James Sutcliffe, Vancouver

                David E. Thring, Toronto

                Don M.E. Waters, Toronto

Competition / Antitrust Law

                Dr. A. Neil Campbell, Toronto

                Casey W. Halladay, Toronto

                David W. Kent, Toronto

                James B. Musgrove, Toronto

                Mark Opashinov, Toronto

                Guy Pinsonnault, Ottawa

                François Tougas, Vancouver

                Éric Vallières, Montréal

Construction Law

                Geza R. Banfai, Toronto

                Glenn Grenier, Toronto

Corporate and Commercial Litigation

                Joséane Chrétien, Montréal

                Christian Petersen, Vancouver

                Mark Skwarok, Vancouver

Corporate Law

                Paul D. Davis, Toronto

                David R. Dunlop, Toronto

                Margaret C. McNee, Toronto

                Leila Rafi, Toronto

                David L. Rosentzveig, Montréal

                Michael P. Whitcombe, Toronto

Class Action Litigation

                Sydney Elbaz, Montréal

                David W. Kent, Toronto

                Scott Maidment, Toronto

Energy Law

                Timothy John Murphy, Toronto

Energy Regulatory Law

                Karl E. Gustafson, QC, Vancouver

Environmental Law

                Robin M. Junger, Vancouver

Equipment Finance Law

                Peter A. Willis, Toronto

Franchise Law

                Robert E. Glass, Toronto

                Andrae J. Marrocco, Toronto

Gaming Law

                Desmond M. Balakrishnan, Vancouver

Information Technology Law

                Ryan J. Black, Vancouver

Insolvency & Financial Restructuring Law

                Yoine Goldstein (The Honourable), Montréal

                Michael J. Hanlon, Montréal

                Max Mendelsohn, Montréal

                Peter J. Reardon, Vancouver

                Waël Rostom, Toronto

                Vicki Tickle, Vancouver

Intellectual Property Law

                Keith Bird, Toronto

                Peter Giddens, Toronto

                Peter E.J. Wells, C.S., Toronto

International Arbitration

                Robert Wisner, Toronto

International Trade & Finance Law

                Dr. A. Neil Campbell, Toronto

                Geoffrey C. Kubrick, Ottawa

                Jonathan O'Hara, Ottawa

Leveraged Buyouts & Private Equity Law

                Michael P. Whitcombe, Toronto

Mergers & Acquisitions Law

                Charles Chevrette, Montréal

                Stephen D. Wortley, Vancouver

Mining Law

                Stephen D. Wortley, Vancouver

Mutual Funds Law

                Margaret C. McNee, Toronto

Natural Resources Law

                Tom Theodorakis, Vancouver

                Bernhard J. Zinkhofer, Vancouver

Product Liability Law

                Teresa Dufort, Toronto

                Scott Maidment, Toronto

                Lisa Parliament, Toronto

Project Finance Law

                Peter A. Willis, Toronto

Real Estate Law

                Mary L. Flynn-Guglietti, Toronto

                Anthony H.S. Knight, Vancouver

                Sonia Rainville, Montréal

David N. Ross, Toronto

                William A. Rowlands, Toronto

                David E. Slan, Toronto

Securities Law

                Kosta Kostic, Montréal

                Margaret C. McNee, Toronto

                Leo Raffin, Vancouver

                Mark Skwarok, Vancouver

                Michael H. Taylor, Vancouver

Structured Finance Law

                Patrice Beaudin, Montréal

                Don M.E. Waters, Toronto

                Peter A. Willis, Toronto

Tax Law

                Peter Botz, Vancouver

                Jamie M. Wilks, Toronto

                Mickey M. Yaksich, Toronto

Technology Law

                Bruce McWilliam, Toronto

                Leo Raffin, Vancouver