Fifty-nine Gowling WLG professionals named Acritas Stars for 2019

25 January 2019

Gowling WLG is pleased to announce that 59 professionals have been recognized as stand-out lawyers in the 2019 Acritas Stars list.

Now in its fourth year, Acritas Stars is a database of over 10,000 client-nominated, stand-out lawyers in private practice. Senior in-house counsel in large organizations are asked to volunteer names, whom Acritas interview on an ongoing basis about the legal market, as part of their global Sharplegal study.

The following Gowling WLG professionals have been named Acritas Stars for 2019:


Paul Armitage
Belinda Bain
Ted Betts
Joëlle Boisvert
Karyn Bradley
Maxwell Brunette
Will Cascadden
Brian Cohen
Daniel Cole
Regina Corrigan
David Corry
Monique Couture
Harry Dahme
Julie Desrochers
Michael Garellek
Kenneth W. Hanbidge
Jennifer Koschinsky
Bryce Kraeker
Peter Koch
Suzie Lanthier
John G. Leckie
Pierre Legault
Luc Lissoir
Mark McHughan
Stephen McKersie
Martin Mix
Frank Mulock
Christopher Oates
Stuart Olley
Pierre Pilote
Melanie Polowin
Brenda Pritchard
Roch Ripley
Lorne Segal
Usman Sheikh
James Smellie
Peter VanVliet Snell
Faran Umar-Khitab
Christopher Van Barr
Wendy Wagner
Alan West
Rafal Wrzesien


Frederic Dereux


Vladislav Ugryumov

United Arab Emirates

Jonathan Brufal
Jon Parker

United Kingdom

Patrick Arben
Anjali Bancroft
Stefania Bennett
Rob Bridgman
John Coldham
Nick Cunningham
Paul Feathers
Pippa Hill
David Lowe
Emma Pioli
Dan Smith
Kate Swaine
Daniel Wood