Cherie L. Brant, Dickinson Wright LLP

Cherie Brant joined the firm just over three years ago. Her practice has more than doubled in size and she typically has 10 lawyers working with her as lead counsel. In her Toronto office, she ranks among the top three most productive lawyers, having completed her first year as the only female equity partner. Cherie also contributes to the marketing strategy, associates hiring committee, mentor program and the diversity committee. She is one of a handful of Indigenous lawyers in Canada who has led complex commercial transactions on behalf of Indigenous groups. She also acts for renewable energy proponents from Canada, the US and Europe, providing insight into Indigenous legal issues and business partnerships. Cherie was named in Lexpert’s Rising Stars: Leading Lawyers Under 40 in 2012, and in Lexpert’s Leading Lawyer Category, Energy Law, in 2014.
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