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Nov. 27, 2015: Eight Gowlings professionals recognized as leading litigators
Eight Gowlings professionals have been recognized in the Lexpert/ROB Special Edition on Canada’s Leading Litigation Lawyers.
Published annually in the December issue of the Globe and Mail’s Report on Business magazine, the guide...
Nov. 25, 2015: Joëlle Boisvert recognized as one of Canadas Most Powerful Women
Gowlings is delighted to announce that Joëlle Boisvert, a leading litigator and managing partner of the firm’s Montréal office, has been recognized as one of Canada's 100 Most Powerful Women by the Women’s Executive Network...
Nov. 20, 2015: Karen Hennessey named among Lexpert's "Rising Stars: Leading Lawyers Under 40" for 2015
Gowlings CEO Scott Jolliffe and Karen Hennessey
Gowlings is pleased to share that Karen E. Hennessey, an Ottawa-based partner and leader of the firm’s Corporate Commercial Group, has been named among Lexpert’s...
Nov. 13, 2015: Gowlings named leader in innovation at Enterprise World conference
On Tuesday, Nov. 10, Gowlings was recognized by OpenText at its annual Enterprise World conference in Las Vegas, where organizations were honoured for delivering innovative solutions that enable the digital world. Gowlings won the OpenText Elite...
Nov. 9, 2015: Gowlings names Peter Lukasiewicz as next CEO
Gowlings is pleased to announce that Peter Lukasiewicz, who currently serves as the firm’s external managing partner, will succeed Scott Jolliffe as Gowlings’ chair and chief executive officer (CEO), effective Jan. 1, 2016.
As the chair...