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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 ...
Sep. 16, 2015: Gowlings strengthens advocacy team with addition of securities litigator Usman Sheikh
Gowlings is pleased to announce that Usman Sheikh has joined its Toronto office as a partner and member of its firm-wide Commercial Litigation and Class Actions groups.
Sheikh’s practice is focused on securities litigation, professional liabil...
Aug. 26, 2015: Gowlings welcomes leading corporate commercial lawyer Jay Shin as co-head of Korea Initiative
Gowlings is pleased to announce that Jay C. Shin has joined its Vancouver office as a corporate commercial partner and co-leader of the firm’s Korea Initiative.
Having recently returned to Canada after several years as a partner at one of Kore...
Aug. 5, 2015: Top energy, Aboriginal law and environmental lawyer Wally Braul joins Gowlings
Gowlings is delighted to announce that Wally Braul, one of Canada’s most highly regarded energy, Aboriginal law and environmental lawyers, has joined its Calgary office as a partner and member of its firm-wide Advocacy Group.
Jul. 16, 2015: Leading IP lawyer and patent agent Stephen Ferance joins Gowlings
Gowlings is pleased to welcome Stephen Ferance, a renowned intellectual property lawyer and patent agent, as a partner in its Vancouver office.
With a practice focused on patent prosecution and portfolio management in the high-tech innovation ...