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William Brock, AdE

Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg LLP

William Brock, Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg LLP

A senior partner, Bill Brock brings passion, energy, and tenacity to everything he does. He operates a market-leading commercial litigation practice for a wide range of clients, including leading Canadian and foreign corporations and government entities. He focuses on complex commercial, corporate and securities litigation, fraud and misappropriation claims (including Mareva-type injunctions), and shareholder disputes. He conducts litigation at trial and appellate levels, including before the Supreme Court of Canada, and has acted as counsel or as an arbitrator in numerous international and domestic arbitrations. He was awarded Lawyer Emeritus Distinction by the Barreau du Québec, as well as the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal for his outstanding contribution to the community. Bill is the author of the book Portraits of Hope. Select Recognition: Chambers Global; Chambers Canada; Benchmark Canada's Top 50 Trial Lawyers in Canada (2018–2020); The Legal 500 Canada; The Lexpert®/American Lawyer Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada; Lexpert® Special Edition — Litigation.

Year Called to the Bar:1979 (QC)