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GP lawyers recognized by their peers as leading practitioners

September 21, 2021

Best Lawyers, Lexpert, and Chambers Canada include GP lawyers as leading practitioners in Canada

Best Lawyers

Best Lawyers Award BadgeSteven Barrett has been named by Best Lawyers as Toronto’s 2022 Lawyer of the Year in Labour and Employment Law.

In addition, Kelly Doctor and Kim Stanton have been recognized by their peers in Best Lawyers as leading practitioners in labour and employment law and Aboriginal law respectively. They join their colleagues:

  • Simon Archer – Employee Benefits Law
  • Steven Barrett – Administrative and Public Law; Appellate Practice; Labour and Employment
  • Colleen Bauman – Appellate Practice
  • Peter Engelmann – Labour and Employment – Workplace Human Rights
  • Clio Godkewitsch – Employee Benefits Law; Labour and Employment Law
  • Howard Goldblatt – Labour and Employment Law
  • Stephen Krashinsky – Labour and Employment Law
  • Lise Leduc – Labour and Employment Law
  • Jessica Orkin – Aboriginal Law; Administrative and Public Law
  • Emma Phillips – Labour and Employment Law
  • Susan Philpott – Employee Benefits Law
  • Marisa Pollock – Labour and Employment Law
  • Lorne Richmond – Labour and Employment Law

Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory

Louis Century is the most recent GP lawyer recognized by his peers in the Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory as a lawyer to watch on the class action / litigation front. Louis joins his colleagues:

  • Simon Archer – Pensions
  • Steven Barrett – Labour Law; Workplace Human Rights
  • Peter Engelmann – Labour Law; Workplace Human Rights
  • Clio Godkewitsch – Pensions
  • Howard Goldblatt – Labour Law
  • Stephen Krashinsky – Construction Labour Law; Labour Law
  • Jessica Orkin – Indigenous Rights
  • Emma Phillips – Workplace Human Rights
  • Susan Philpott – Pensions
  • Lorne Richmond – Construction Labour Relations

Chambers Canada

Simon Archer and Sue Philpott continue to be recognized by Chambers Canada as leading pension lawyers, and Steven Barrett and Howard Goldblatt continue to be recognized by Chambers Canada as leading labour and employment lawyers.


Simon Archer, Steven Barrett, Colleen Bauman, Louis Century, Kelly Doctor, Peter Engelmann, Clio Godkewitsch, Howard Goldblatt, Stephen Krashinsky, Lise Leduc, Jessica Orkin, Emma Phillips, Susan Philpott, Marisa Pollock, Lorne Richmond

Practice Areas

Appeals & Judicial Review, Class Action Litigation, Construction Labour Relations, Employment Law, Human Rights Law, Labour Law, Pension & Benefits Law, Public Interest Litigation