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Blakes Clients Shine at the Canadian Law Awards

May 25, 2022

Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP (Blakes or the Firm) is pleased to announce that three of its clients have received top honours at the Canadian Law Awards 2022. The third annual event was held in person for the first time at a gala on Thursday, May 19, in Toronto.

The Definity Insurance IPO was named Capital Markets Deal of the Year. Definity Financial Corporation received Banking & Financial Institutions Law Department of the Year, while the company’s Senior Vice President of Legal and Strategy, Innes Dey, was named Law Department Leader of the Year.

EllisDon was awarded Construction, Infrastructure and Transportation Law Department of the Year.

TD Bank’s Executive Vice President and General Counsel, Jane Langford, was honoured with Female Trailblazer of the Year – In House.

Blakes is proud to partner with many of the country’s best legal teams on matters that continue to shape business law in Canada.

The Firm congratulates all of the 2022 winners and finalists.

About the Canadian Law Awards
The Canadian Law Awards are presented annually by Key Media. Nominees were selected from hundreds of submissions from firms and legal departments nationwide. An audited, independent judging panel reviewed the nominations and scored them against strict criteria.