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IFLR1000 Financial and Corporate Guide 2021 Features Fifty-Four Fasken Lawyers

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Toronto (Canada) – Fasken is included in the 2021 edition of the IFLR1000 Financial and Corporate Guide. The annual publication highlights the world’s leading financial and corporate law firms.

Fifty-Four Fasken lawyers from across Canada and South Africa are recognized, the following 34 of which are “Highly Regarded”:
Carl Bélanger, Stuart Brotman, Jessica Catton Rinaldi, Stephen Erlichman, Sarah Gingrich, John Grieve, QC, John Holmstrom, Aubrey Kauffman, Neil Kravitz, Jean-Pierre Chamberland, Scott Conover, David Ferris, Brian Graves, Félix Gutierrez, Blair Horn, Brian Kelsall, Iain Mant, Marc Novello, Bill Orr, John Torrey, Travis Lysak, Angela Onesi, Ella Plotkin, Rubin RapuchAlain Riendeau, John Sabetti, Richard SteibbergKrisztián TóthBlaize Vance, Lara Bezuidenhoudt, Tanneke Heersche, Simone Bryson, Johan Coetzee, and Ashen Jugoo. Of the remaining lawyers recognized, eleven were named “Notable Practitioners” and  another nine ranked as “Rising Stars.”

Fourteen practice areas are ranked across Canada and Johannesburg with Project Finance and Project Development: Infrastructure ranked as Tier 1 in South Africa.

The Financial and Corporate Guide is the main IFLR1000 research project and includes banking, capital markets, M&A, private equity, project development, project finance, restructuring and insolvency. Recognition by IFLR1000 demonstrates the strength of the business and legal experience of the Firm’s
Banking & Finance, Corporate Finance & Securities and M&A groups.

The full list of ranked lawyers and practice areas can be found here.

About IFLR1000

The IFLR1000 is the guide to the world's leading financial and corporate law firms and lawyers. The first rankings were published in 1990. Currently, 120 jurisdictions worldwide are researched.

About Fasken

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