Torys Law Firm L.L.P. to open Montreal office
Feb. 13, 2013
/CNW/ - Torys LLP is pleased to announce that
is joining the firm as partner, effective immediately. Ms. Rodrigue is recognized as a leading lawyer in class action litigation in
. She is the founder and past Chair of the Class Action Section of the Ontario Bar Association, Chair of the National Task Force on Class Actions of the Canadian Bar Association, Co-Chair of the International Class Action Subcommittee of the American Bar Association and Co-Chair of the Class Action Working Group of the International Bar Association.
Ms. Rodrigue will open and lead a new office in
to be known as Société d'avocats Torys S.E.N.C.R.L. / Torys Law Firm L.L.P., while continuing her litigation practice in
office will officially open by
April 2, 2013
, with a focus on litigation. The
office and Torys' existing platforms in
align the firm with the evolving needs of its clients.
"We are delighted to have Sylvie join our firm. In addition to her position as a leading advocate in
, she brings a unique ability to practice in
as well as in
and the other common law provinces," declared
, Managing Partner, Torys. "She has repeatedly been recognized as a leading expert in the areas of class action and product liability litigation in
. Sylvie will add further bench strength to our existing group which includes
and other leading lawyers."
SOURCE Torys LLP