Katherine Kay and Stéphanie Lapierre named among Benchmark Canada’s Top 25 Women in Litigation for 2019

August 23, 2019

Katherine Kay and Stéphanie Lapierre have once again been included among the Top 25 Women in Litigation by Benchmark Canada. Their industry leading expertise, matched with their exceptional creativity, work ethic and talent have allowed them to consolidate their position, once again, at the very top of their field, by ranking in the 2019 edition.

Katherine KayInternationally recognized as Canada’s leading competition litigator, Katherine Kay is first call for complex commercial litigation, litigating cases across the country, frequently involving the overlap between civil and criminal law regimes. Her practice also features class actions, product liability, crisis
management and international disputes.

Katherine is a brilliant and effective legal strategist,” said Jeffrey Singer, Stikeman Elliott’s Managing Partner in Toronto. “It’s no surprise that she has once again distinguished herself as among the best of Canada’s litigation bar.”

Stephanie LapierreStéphanie Lapierre’s litigation practice focuses primarily on corporate and securities law. She regularly represents reporting issuers in connection with court approved transactions, contested transactions, internal investigations instituted in response to allegations made by whistleblowers, and investigations instituted by the AMF and other self-regulatory organizations.

Stéphanie’s outstanding work ethic, creative style and extensive experience in corporate and securities laws make her a fierce litigator and an invaluable member of our team”, says Warren Katz, the firm’s Managing Partner in Montreal.

This honor recognizes women in litigation who consistently set new standards of excellence for their profession and are frequently recommended by Canadian businesses and legal communities for their industry leading expertise.      

Stikeman Elliott’s Litigation & Dispute Resolution Group offers the highest standard of legal expertise by bringing technical excellence and unwavering attention to every one of our clients’ files. We pride ourselves on understanding our clients’ ultimate objectives, designing unique strategies and aggressively pursuing litigation to achieve those objectives, whether by way of a successful outcome in court or a favourable settlement.