Lavery appoints Anik Trudel as its Chief Executive Officer

Lavery appointed lawyer and public-relations advisor Anik Trudel as its Chief Executive Officer. Trudel implements the firm’s strategic plan while managing its daily functioning. She aims to transform the delivery of legal services by using corporate best practices, hiring talent and developing the firm’s business plan. The independent status of Lavery offers “the leeway and the possibility to be nimble and agile,” she told the Legal Feeds blog when she assumed the role. Trudel was a litigator at Stikeman Elliott LLP for 20 years.