Two Dickinson Wright Lawyers Listed as Leading Lawyers in Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory

June 2, 2014
Dickinson Wright LLP is pleased to announce that Lawyers Cherie Brant and Ned Levitt have been listed as leading lawyers in Canada's Legal Lexpert® Directory.

Published since 1997, the annual Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory is the most comprehensive guide to legal talent in Canada. It identifies leading lawyers across Canada in 64 practice areas. It has become the resource of choice for Canadian corporate counsel and Canadian law firms as well as for US corporate counsel and law firms in need of Canadian legal expertise.

Cherie Brant is listed in the Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory for Aboriginal Law. She is a Partner in Dickinson Wright’s Toronto office. She provides strategic counsel to several First Nations and industry clients seeking to develop projects with First Nations and to understand and address Aboriginal rights and interests. As a member of Mohawks of the Bay of Quinte and with family from Wikwemikong First Nation on Manitoulin Island, Ms. Brant brings a profound understanding of the opportunities and challenges that both Aboriginal people and industry proponents face in carrying out resource, infrastructure and economic development in Canada. She is a member of the Ontario Bar Association and the Law Society of Upper Canada. Ms. Brant received her B.A. from the University of Waterloo and her J.D. from the University of Toronto.

Ned Levitt is listed in the Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory for Franchise Law. He is a Partner in Dickinson Wright’s Toronto office. Mr. Levitt is one of Canada’s leading authorities in franchising and distribution law. He has represented some of the world’s foremost franchises, and provides legal services to Canadian and International clients on all aspects of Canadian franchise law. He is a member of the American Bar Association, the Canadian Franchise Law Association, the International Bar Association, and the International Franchise Association. Mr. Levitt received his B.A. from York University and his J.D. from the Osgoode Hall Law School.