McMillan LLP Promotions to Equity Partner and Partner 

news & knowledge 

January 2020

McMillan LLP is pleased to announce the promotion of eight of the firm’s lawyers to equity partner and seven to partner.

Representing a full range of business-related legal expertise across a variety of industries, these lawyers exemplify the firm’s commitment to the delivery of innovative and solutions-oriented client service. For the firm, each of these legal professionals contributes to the growth and renewal of the McMillan partnership.

These promotions reflect McMillan’s commitment to the diversity in leadership that enhances our ability to achieve shared goals, and adds insight and perspective to the solutions we develop for our clients. 

“Clients benefit when legal advisers are recognized and rewarded for integrity, expertise and diligence in the delivery of legal services,” said Teresa Dufort, CEO and Managing Partner of McMillan LLP. “I am honoured to congratulate these gifted lawyers. They embody the firm values of respect, teamwork, commitment, client service and professional excellence.”

Equity Partners

  • Darcy Ammerman, Financial Services, Ottawa
  • Paul Boshyk, Advocacy & Employment, Toronto
  • Shari Munk-Manel, Advocacy & Employment, Montréal
  • Jonathan O’Hara, Regulatory, Ottawa
  • Robert Shore, Commercial Real Estate, Toronto
  • Patrick A. Thompson, Advocacy & Employment, Ottawa
  • Jeff Wust, Capital Markets, Vancouver
  • Sandra Zhao, Capital Markets, Toronto


  • Mitchell Allison, Commercial Real Estate, Calgary
  • Michelle D. Boodhoo, Financial Services, Toronto
  • Stephen Brown-Okruhlik, Advocacy & Employment, Toronto
  • Joanna Dawson, Business Law, Vancouver
  • Kyle Lambert, Advocacy & Employment, Ottawa
  • Caroline Samara, Business Law, Toronto
  • Pablo Tseng, Regulatory, Vancouver