A record 122 Miller Thomson lawyers recognized in 2016 Best Lawyers in Canada

24 août 2015 | Jonathan F. Dyck, Keyvan Nassiry, Rick T.G. Reeson, William J. Kenny, Gail P. Black, William J. Fowlis, Brian J. Curial, Brian W.L. Tod, Bruce N. Geiger, Bryan J. Kickham, Constance I. Taylor, Daniel C.P. Stachnik

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Miller Thomson lawyers from across the country were today recognized in The Best Lawyers® in Canada 2016. A total of 122 lawyers across various areas of law were recognized for their industry expertise—up from 107 last year.

Miller Thomson is also the top-listed firm in Canada in the area of Trusts and Estates, with 19 lawyers across the country listed.  In addition, the firm received four “Lawyer of Year” distinctions.

The Best Lawyers in Canada is widely regarded as one of the country’s leading legal directories. Published annually, it is based on peer review study and ranks lawyers and firms across multiple areas of expertise.

Congratulations to Miller Thomson’s “Lawyer of the Year” winners:

  • Jonathan Dyck, Entertainment Law, Toronto
  • Keyvan Nassiry, Asset-Based Lending Practice, Montréal
  • Rick T.G. Resson, Q.C., Insolvency and Financial Restructuring Law, Edmonton
  • William J. Kenny, Q.C., Insurance Law, Edmonton

The complete list of Miller Thomson lawyers included in the tenth edition of The Best Lawyers® in Canada is below:


  • Alan A. Hobkirk, Corporate and Commercial Litigation
  • Brent Clark, Banking and Finance Law
  • Darrell W. Roberts QC, Corporate and Commercial Litigation; Personal Injury Litigation; Product Liability Law
  • David Martin, Administrative and Public Law
  • David Mitchell, Securities Law
  • Donald J. Sorochan QC, Construction Law; Corporate and Commercial Litigation; Securities Law
  • Eva Schmieg, Entertainment Law
  • Gordon G. Plottel, Franchise Law
  • Gregory C. Smith, Securities Law
  • Jennifer Spencer, Corporate and Commercial Litigation
  • Karen Weslowski, Insurance Law
  • Kevin Sorochan, Mergers & Acquisitions Law
  • Lynn Ramsay QC, Real Estate Law
  • Michael Walker, Commercial Leasing Law
  • Nicole Byres QC, Corporate Governance Practice
  • Peter J. McArthur, Mergers & Acquisitions Law; Securities Law
  • Rick Killough, Personal Injury Litigation
  • Sandra L. Enticknap QC, Corporate Law; Trusts and Estates
  • Wendy A. Baker QC, Aboriginal Law; Administrative and Public Law; Construction Law


  • Gail P. Black, Trusts and Estates
  • William J. Fowlis , Q.C., International Trade and Finance Law; Tax Law; Trusts and Estates


  • Brian J. Curial, Corporate Law
  • Brian W.L. Tod , Q.C., Corporate Law; Mergers & Acquisitions Law
  • Bruce N. Geiger, Corporate Law
  • Bryan J. Kickham , Q.C., Corporate and Commercial Litigation; International Arbitration
  • Constance I. Taylor , Q.C., Personal Injury Litigation
  • Daniel C.P. Stachnik , Q.C., Corporate and Commercial Litigation
  • David R. McCalla , Q.C., Corporate Law
  • G. James Thorlakson, Corporate and Commercial Litigation
  • John A. Cross , Q.C., Banking and Finance Law; Corporate Law; Real Estate Law
  • Joseph W. Yurkovich , Q.C., Corporate Governance Practice; Corporate Law; Mergers & Acquisitions Law; Tax Law; Trusts and Estates
  • Kent H. Davidson , Q.C., Corporate Law; Labour and Employment Law
  • Kevin D. Trumpour, Corporate Law
  • Rick T.G. Reeson , Q.C., Insolvency and Financial Restructuring Law
  • Robert L. Duke , Q.C., Personal Injury Litigation
  • Scott J. Hammel , Q.C., Construction Law
  • Terrence M. Warner, Insolvency and Financial Restructuring Law
  • Wendi P. Crow, Trusts and Estates
  • William J. Kenny , Q.C., Bet-the-Company Litigation; Construction Law; Corporate and Commercial Litigation; Director and Officer Liability Practice; Insurance Law; International Arbitration; Product Liability Law; Securities Law


  • George Nystrom, Tax Law; Trusts and Estates
  • Glen Lekach, Corporate Law; Franchise Law; Mergers & Acquisitions Law; Securities Law
  • Reginald Watson QC, Health Care Law; Medical Negligence; Personal Injury Litigation
  • Rick M. Van Beselaere, Corporate Law; Insolvency and Financial Restructuring Law; Project Finance Law


  • Crystal L. Taylor, Tax Law
  • Heather MacMillan-Brown QC., Administrative and Public Law; Medical Negligence


  • Glenn Jones, Corporate Governance Practice; Corporate Law
  • Kristina Shaw, Corporate Law
  • Tony Van Klink, Corporate Law; Insolvency and Financial Restructuring Law


  • Andrew Roth, Real Estate Law
  • Gordon L. Robson, Insurance Law
  • Helen D. K. Friedman, Insurance Law
  • Ian Wismer, Corporate Law
  • Steve O’Melia, Municipal Law
  • Steven Lubczuk, Family Law


  • John R. Tidball, Environmental Law


  • Audrey M. Loeb, Real Estate Law
  • Bryan J. Buttigieg, Environmental Law
  • Catherine Bate, Advertising and Marketing Law
  • Charles R. Robertson, Labour and Employment Law
  • Christopher T. J. Blom, Insurance Law
  • D. Bruce McCartney, Insurance Law; Personal Injury Litigation
  • Dan Rabinowitz, Insurance Law
  • Danielle M. Bush, Intellectual Property Law
  • David Reive, Biotechnology Law; Intellectual Property Law
  • Dirk L. Van de Kamer, Labour and Employment Law
  • Donald Carr QC, Trusts and Estates
  • Douglas F. Best. Corporate and Commercial Litigation
  • Emily Cole, Securities Law
  • Eric Dufour, Competition / Antitrust Law
  • Fiona Brown, Personal Injury Litigation
  • Gerald D. Courage, Corporate Law
  • Gita Anand, Labour and Employment Law
  • Harold W.D. Cares, Insurance Law; Personal Injury Litigation
  • Henry Bertossi, Corporate Law; Mergers & Acquisitions Law
  • Hugh R. Dyer, Labour and Employment Law
  • James M. Klotz, International Trade and Finance Law
  • Jane A. Roffey, Labour and Employment Law
  • Jay M. Hoffman, Securities Law
  • Jeffrey C. Carhart, Insolvency and Financial Restructuring Law
  • Jennifer Babe, Corporate Law; Equipment Finance Law
  • Jonathan Dyck, Banking and Finance Law; Entertainment Law
  • Joshua Liswood, Health Care Law
  • Kelly Charlebois, Trusts and Estates
  • Larry M. Foy, Insurance Law
  • Lawrence A. Bertuzzi, Labour and Employment Law; Sports Law
  • M. Christine O’Donohue, Labour and Employment Law
  • M. Stephen Georgas, Intellectual Property Law
  • Martin J. Rochwerg, Trusts and Estates
  • Mary Anne Bueschkens, Trusts and Estates
  • Michael J. Wren, Real Estate Law
  • Michael W. Kerr, Trusts and Estates
  • Michelle MacGillivray, Labour and Employment Law
  • Nancy Avison, Real Estate Law
  • Nora Osbaldeston, Banking and Finance Law
  • Pascale Cloutier, Competition / Antitrust Law; Franchise Law
  • Perry Katz, Real Estate Law
  • Peter K. Foulds, Insurance Law
  • Rachel L. Blumenfeld, Trusts and Estates
  • Richard Leblanc, Franchise Law
  • Robert B. Hayhoe, Tax Law; Trusts and Estates
  • Robert E. Forbes, Securities Law
  • Rosanne T. Rocchi, Trusts and Estates
  • Sandra A. Gogal, Aboriginal Law; Environmental Law
  • Savvas Kotsopoulos, Real Estate Law
  • Sheila M. Crummey, Trusts and Estates
  • Susan M. Manwaring, Trusts and Estates
  • Tamara Farber, Environmental Law
  • Thomas R. Whitby, Construction Law; Insurance Law


  • André Asselin, Insurance Law; Labour and Employment Law; Personal Injury Litigation; Product Liability Law
  • Benoît Gascon, Natural Resources Law
  • Dean J. Chenoy, Entertainment Law
  • Joanne Biron, Family Law
  • Keyvan Nassiry, Asset-Based Lending Practice; Banking and Finance Law
  • Louise Tremblay, Trusts and Estates
  • Louis-Michel Tremblay, Construction Law; Project Finance Law; Trusts and Estates
  • Luc Gratton, Environmental Law
  • Michel La Roche, Insolvency and Financial Restructuring Law
  • Nathalie Marchand, Tax Law
  • Normand D’Amour, Construction Law
  • Philipp Park, Mergers & Acquisitions Law
  • Pierre Paquet, Corporate and Commercial Litigation
  • Troy McEachren, Trusts and Estates