Sarah Armstrong, Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP

Sarah Armstrong focuses on litigation and arbitration of complex commercial and contractual disputes and class-action defence. She currently leads or co-leads the defence of Baja Mining Corp. and certain former officers in a $260-million securities class action; defence of a big-four accounting firm in a $5-billion auditor’s negligence action from the Madoff fraud; prosecution of a $220-million claim by a publicly listed international mining company against its former EPCM contractor; and prosecution of a $25-million breach-of-contract action by Automodular Corporation against General Motors and others. She regularly acts as independent counsel to the Discipline and Fitness to Practise Committees of the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario. Sarah is Vice-chair of the firm’s Ontario Litigation Department, Chairs the Arbitration Practice Group and is a board member of The Advocates’ Society.
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