Category: News and Announcements

COVID-19: Update on the courts and legal services

The legal community is taking unprecedented action to mitigate the negative effects of COVID-19. Over the last week, there have been many steps taken by the courts and the community at large, as this crisis continues. All levels of government have taken significant steps to enforce social distancing measures and curb the spread of this […]
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COVID-19: Update on the courts and legal services

As the challenges related to COVID-19 rapidly evolve, the legal community is adapting to provide a flexible response. St. Lawrence Barristers is doing the same by continuing to provide streamlined legal services while working remotely. In order to support new and existing clients during this challenging time, we will provide weekly updates that cover important […]
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A message to our clients during COVID-19

As COVID-19 continues to create challenges for businesses, communities and families alike, we want to reassure all our clients that St. Lawrence Barristers will continue to provide streamlined legal services. Our lawyers and staff, while working remotely, remain fully accessible by telephone, email and video conferencing. We are constantly monitoring the information coming out of our […]
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Best Lawyers in Canada 2019 recognizes Phil Tunley

St. Lawrence Barristers is pleased to announce that Phil Tunley has once again been recognized by Best Lawyers for his work in Administrative and Public Law, Appellate Practice, Corporate and Commercial Litigation, and Defamation and Media Law. One of Canada’s most trusted peer-review publications, Best Lawyers has been providing comprehensive coverage of top legal talents in Canada […]
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St. Lawrence Barristers makes submissions on behalf of Sea Shepherd Legal

St. Lawrence Barristers was pleased to submit commentary on behalf of Sea Shepherd Legal in response to the Ministry of the Environment, Conservation and Parks’ “Reducing litter and waste in our communities: Discussion paper“. Sea Shepherd is an international non-profit marine wildlife conversation organization whose mission is to end the destruction of habitat and slaughter […]
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Phil Tunley Receiving an “Energy Bear” at the 2019 Energy Law Forum

Phil Tunley is honoured to be receiving an “Energy Bear” at the 2019 Energy Law Forum to be held in Lake Louise, Alberta on May 8-9. The ELF is the premiere specialized national conference for Canadian energy law practitioners and policymakers. The “Energy Bear” is given by the conference organizers every year to recognize two […]
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Alexi Wood Asked to Sit on the International Advisory Council for the University of Cincinnati College of Law

Alexi Wood is pleased to announce that she has been asked to sit on the newly created International Advisory Council for the University of Cincinnati College of Law. The International Advisory Council will guide the Law School in the implementation and expansion of its international programs, including the Law School’s international LLM program.
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Phil Tunley Contributes Chapter to “The Guide to Energy Market Manipulation”

Phil Tunley contributes to The Guide to Energy Market Manipulation. His chapter, “The Use of Expert Evidence”, provides an overview of the decision in Re Market Surveillance Administrator involving allegations against TransAlta Corporation, Canada’s first energy market manipulation case. The chapter provides a review of recent court cases, both as an essential primer on the […]
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Partners Phil Tunley and Alexi Wood Named “Litigation Stars” by Benchmark Canada

St. Lawrence Barristers is delighted to announce that partners Phil Tunley and Alexi Wood have been recognized as “Litigation Stars” in Benchmark Canada’s 2018 Guide to Canada’s Leading Litigation Firms and Attorneys. Now in its 11th year of publication, Benchmark exclusively covers the litigation and disputes market in North America, covering the US, Canada and Mexico. The results of Benchmark […]
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Alexi Wood Pleased to Once Again Teach Advance Torts at the University of Toronto

Alexi Wood is pleased to once again be teaching Advanced Torts at the University of Toronto Faculty of Law. This seminar course allows students to engage in a detailed analysis of tort law. The course reviews the basic principles of tort law, with each seminar exploring new, emerging, and undecided areas of law. This year’s course […]
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