2022 Judges


Sandra Abitan

Managing Partner/Associée directrice, Montréal

Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP



Sarbjit Basra

Managing Partner

Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg LLP



Dahlia Bateman

General Counsel and lead for the Office of Legal Services and Fair Practices

Wilfrid Laurier University and Chair of the Ontario Chapter of the Canadian Corporate Counsel Association




Stephen Beney

Managing Partner

Bereskin & Parr LLP



Lydia Bugden KC

CEO & Managing Partner

Stewart McKelvey



Nadia Chiesa

Partner, Chair of the Commercial Litigation Practice Group

WeirFoulds LLP




John Clifford

COO and Partner

McMillan LLP



Matthew W. Cockburn

Managing Partner

Torys LLP



Jeffrey Cohen

Managing Partner

Torkin Manes LLP




George Cooper. KC

Chief Executive Officer and Partner

Cox & Palmer



Tom Curry

Managing Partner

Lenczner Slaght



Lucille D’Souza

V.P. & Associate General Counsel, Innovation & Operations

Royal Bank of Canada




Peter Feldberg

Firm Managing Partner

Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP



Matthew Gottlieb

Managing Partner

Lax O'Sullivan Lisus Gottlieb LLP



Tim Haney

Canada Chief Executive Officer

Dentons Canada LLP




Teresa Haykowsky


McLennan Ross LLP



Collin K. Hirschfeld, KC

Partner and Chair- Executive Committee

McKercher LLP



Lloyd Hong

Chief Legal Officer & Corporate Secretary

Franco-Nevada Corporation




Charles Hurdon

Managing Partner - Canada

Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP



Jeffrey Jay Kay KC

Managing Partner

Farris LLP



Warren Katz

Managing Partner, Montreal Office

Stikeman Elliott LLP




Kevin J. Kiley

Managing Partner

McInnes Cooper



Dale H. Lastman, C.M, O.Ont.


Goodmans LLP



Dave Leonard

Chief Executive Officer Partner, Toronto

McCarthy Tétrault LLP




Hugh L. MacKinnon KC

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer

Bennett Jones LLP



Vaughn MacLellan

Toronto Office Managing Partner

DLA Piper (Canada) LLP



John G. Murphy

National Managing Partner & CEO

Borden Ladner Gervais LLP (BLG)




Steve McKersie

Chief Executive Officer

Gowling WLG (Canada) LLP



Sue-Lynn Noel

Senior Vice-President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary

Purolator Inc.



Nora Osbaldeston

Managing Partner, Toronto, Vaughan and Markham

Miller Thomson LLP




Sophie Perreault

Chair of the Board of Directors

Langlois Lawyers, LLP



Leola Pon

General Counsel- Executive Officer, Legal Services

Toronto District School Board



Graham Porter

Partner, Firm Chair

Lerners LLP




Clifford G. Proudfoot, KC

Managing Partner

Lawson Lundell LLP



Sylvia Samuel

Senior Enforcement Counsel

Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada (IIROC)



Bryson A. Stokes

National Managing Partner

Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP




Minal Upadhyaya

General Counsel and Privacy Officer

Halton Healthcare



Sharon Vogel


Singleton Urquhart Reynolds Vogel LLP



Kristin Taylor

Managing Partner

Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP





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