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IFLR1000 Financial and Corporate Guide 2022 Features Seventy-Two Fasken Lawyers

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Toronto (Canada) – Fasken is included in the 2022 edition of the IFLR1000 Financial and Corporate Guide. The annual publication highlights the world’s leading financial and corporate law firms.

Seventy-two Fasken lawyers from across Canada and South Africa are recognized, the following 47 of which are “Highly Regarded”: Carl Bélanger, Luc Béliveau, Michel Boislard, Stuart Brotman, Kathleen Butterfield, Jean-Pierre Chamberland, Koker Christensen, Scott Conover, Stephen Erlichman, Nicolas Faucher, David Ferris, Brad Freelan, Sarah Gingrich, Brian Graves, John Grieve, QC,  Felix Gutierrez, Jon Holmstrom, Blair Horn, Kibben Jackson, Aubrey Kauffman, Brian Kelsall, Neil Kravitz, Travis Lysak, Iain Mant, Grant McGlaughlin, Thomas Meagher, Marie-Josée Neveu, Marc Novello, Angela Onesi, Bill Orr, Ella Plotkin, Rubin Rapuch, Alain Riendeau, Caitlin Rose, John Sabetti, Scott Sangster, Steve Saville, Richard Steinberg, Mike StephensSean Stevens, John TorreyKrisztián Tóth, Blaize Vance, Lara Bezuidenhoudt, Simone Bryson, Johan CoetzeeTanneke Heersche, and Ashen Jugoo (Market Leader). Of the remaining lawyers recognized, ten were named “Notable Practitioners,” four were named “Rising Stars,” and ten were named “Rising Star Partners.”

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

This year, the IFLR1000 published their firm ranking tables in four groups according to practice area, with the first group on Banking and Finance and Financial Services Regulatory, the second group covering Capital markets and Investment funds, group three with Project Development: Infrastructure and group four covering M&A, Private equity, 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.

About IFLR100

IFLR1000 undertakes qualitative research into law firms and lawyers to inform the publication of annual rankings, ratings and awards, and editorial content. The company has been producing legal market intelligence since 1990 and remains the only international legal market research brand focused on ranking law firms and lawyers on the basis of financial and corporate transactional work. Currently IFLR1000 publishes more than 750 practice area law firm rankings and more than 19,000 lawyer ratings across more than 235 jurisdictions - national and regional - globally.

About Fasken

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