Faculty of Law, Common Law Alumni Nadia Campion (LL.B. 2005), Benjamin Lee (LL.B. 2004) and Catherine Lovrics (LL.B. 2005) have been selected as recipients of the prestigious Lexpert Rising Stars Awards, which honours Canada’s leading lawyers under 40. The 2018 recipients were honoured at a gala dinner and awards presentation on Thursday, November 8, 2018 at the Fairmont Royal York Hotel in Toronto.
Nadia Campion (LL.B. 2005)
Nadia Campion is a Partner at Polley Faith LLP in Toronto. Her broad litigation practice includes complex commercial disputes, shareholder oppression applications, director and office liability, estates matters, class actions and professional liability. She has extensive trial experience and has also served as counsel to the former Premier of Ontario, Dalton McGuinty. Read more about Nadia Campion.
Benjamin Lee (LL.B. 2004)
Benjamin Lee is the Vice President, General Counsel & Real Estate and Corporate Secretary of TimberWest Forest Corp., a leading forestry company and the largest private landowner in Western Canada. He manages complex litigation in addition to M&A and Transactional work, and serves as the company’s Chief Ethics Officer and as a member of the Executive Committee. Read more about Benjamin Lee.
Catherine Lovrics (LL.B. 2005)
Catherine Lovrics is a Partner with Bereskin & Parr LLP in Toronto and co-leader of the firm’s Copyright & Digital Media practice group. Her practice focuses on copyright, trademarks, personality and publicity rights, as well as marketing and advertising law, consumer protection and privacy law. She specializes in IP protection, and works with many of Canada’s premium brands, multi-national companies and lawyers worldwide. Read more about Catherine Lovrics.
The full list of winners is available on Lexpert’s website.
Congratulations to Ms. Campion, Mr. Lee, and Ms. Lovrics!