August 29, 2022 DOWNLOAD PDF

Blaney McMurtry Lawyers Recognized by Best Lawyers® in Canada, 2023

Blaney McMurtry is pleased to announce that 36 lawyers have been recognized by Best Lawyers® in Canada 2023 in the categories of “Best Lawyers” and “Ones to Watch.”

Law Firm of the Year Awards

In addition to individual lawyers rankings, Best Lawyers also recognizes firm-wide talent in Canada - taking into account lawyer feedback, case matters, as well as firm size, scope and coverage. This year, our firm is ranked in the following category:

Insurance Law in Canada

Best Lawyers 

The “Best Lawyers” category recognizes leading lawyers by practice area. The following lawyers have been recognized in this category:

Timothy Alexander (Insurance Law; Personal Injury Litigation)
Suzanne Bailey (Immigration Law)
Diane P. L. Brooks (Banking and Finance Law; Equipment Finance Law)
John D. Brunt (Commercial Leasing Law)
Junyi Chen (Biotechnology Law; Intellectual Property Law)
Dominic T. Clarke (Insurance Law)
Robert Cohen (Trusts and Estates)
James Edney (Family Law)
W. Colin Empke (Insurance Law)
Tim Farrell (Insurance Law)
H. Todd Greenbloom (Franchise Law)
Steven P. Jeffery (Real Estate Law)
Chad Kopach (Construction Law)
David C. N. Ma (FinTech Practice; Technology Law; Information Technology Law)
Jason Mangano (Corporate and Commercial Litigation)
Eugene G. Mazzuca (Insurance Law)
Lea Nebel (Construction Law)
Robert J. Potts (Aboriginal Law)
D. Barry Prentice (Labour and Employment Law)
Larry P. Reimer (Insurance Law; Environmental Law)
Margaret E. Rintoul (Trusts and Estates)
Andrea Rush (Information Technology Law; Intellectual Property Law)
Maria Scarfo (Insurance Law; Personal Injury Litigation)
Jack B. Siegel (Workers’ Compensation Law)
Joseph Slavec (Family Law)
Bruno P. Soucy (FinTech Practice; Information Technology Law)
Kym Stasiuk (Real Estate Law)
Brett J. Tkatch (Real Estate Law)
Dennis J. Tobin (Commercial Leasing Law; Real Estate Law)
Roderick S. W. Winsor (Class Action Litigation; Insurance Law)
Shawn Wolfson (Real Estate Law)
Nicholas J. Wong (Biotechnology Law; Intellectual Property Law)

"Ones to Watch”

Best Lawyers “Ones to Watch” recognizes “extraordinary lawyers who have been in private practice for less than 10 years in Canada.” The following Blaneys' lawyers have been recognized in this category:

Josh Cohen (Trusts and Estates)
Anthony H. Gatensby (Insurance Law)
Stephen Gaudreau (Corporate and Commercial Litigation)
Matthew G. Tapia (Real Estate Law)

Selection to Best Lawyers® is based on a comprehensive, confidential survey of lawyer practitioners across Canada, and lawyers are not permitted to pay a fee to participate or be listed.