Ranjan K. Agarwal, Bennett Jones LLP

Ranjan Agarwal is a recognized leader in areas as diverse as commercial litigation, public law and human rights issues. He has been lead counsel or co-counsel in 12 appeals at the Supreme Court of Canada. He is currently counsel in numerous class actions, alleging conspiracy (Brewers Retail Inc. and Kawasaki Motors Corp., USA), product liability (Trinity Industries Inc.), consumer protection breaches (FRHI Hotels & Resorts Canada Inc.) and negligence (Lipson v. Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP), as well as in an important Charter case addressing issues of prostitution, euthanasia, labour rights and religious freedom. Ranjan leads the litigation department’s pro bono initiatives, seeking mandates for junior lawyers to both develop their skills and contribute to the community, and he often acts pro bono in special mandates referred to him by Pro Bono Law Ontario.
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