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Thirteen Woods lawyers recognized in the litigation categories of The Best Lawyers in Canada 2021

2020-08-27

Thirteen Woods lawyers are named as leading lawyers in the 2021 edition of The Best Lawyers in Canada. Best Lawyers™ is one of the most prestigious legal peer-review publications. This honour reflects the high esteem in which the members of the firm are held by the legal community. Woods’ lawyers are recognized in a variety of litigation categories as well as in arbitration and insolvency, demonstrating the firm's versatility and tradition of excellence in the resolution of the most complex domestic and international disputes.

Woods also congratulates Patrick Ouellet on his designation as Lawyer of the year 2021 in Corporate and Commercial Litigation and James A. Woods in the area of Legal Malpractice Law.

The thirteen lawyers recognized in their respective areas of practice are:

Caroline Biron, ASC - corporate and commercial litigation, class actions and director and officer liability practice;
Bogdan Catanu*- corporate and commercial litigation;
Marie-Louise Delisle-  corporate and commercial litigation;
Bogdan-Alexandru (Alex) Dobrota* - corporate and commercial litigation and insolvency law and financial restructuring;
Stephen L. Drymer - international arbitration and alternative dispute resolution;
Joseph R. Nuss, C.M., Q.C., Ad.E., FCIArb - alternative dispute resolution;
Patrick Ouellet- corporate and commercial litigation, appellate practice, Bet-The-Company Litigation, director and officer liability practice,  class actions and construction law;
Neil A. Peden* - insolvency law and financial restructuring;
Louis Seveno - corporate and commercial litigation;
Richard Vachon - corporate and commercial litigation, defamation and media law, product liability law and employment and labour law;
Sylvain A. Vauclair - insolvency law and financial restructuring as well as corporate and commercial litigation;
James A. Woods, Ad.E. - Bet-The-Company Litigation, corporate and commercial litigation, defamation and media law, directors' and officers' liability, labour and employment law, legal malpractice law, securities, class actions, appellate practice, international arbitration and alternative dispute resolution;

Sarah Woods* – Class actions

* lawyers first listed in The Best Lawyers in Canada