Dickinson Wright Lawyer Vivian Bercovici Appointed as Canada’s Ambassador to Israel

January 9, 2014
Dickinson Wright PLLC is pleased to announce that Lawyer Vivian Bercovici has been appointed as Canada’s new Ambassador to the State of Israel by Canadian Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird.

“Having lived in Israel and written extensively on the region, Ms. Bercovici has an excellent understanding of the challenges facing the country and deep insight into the opportunities provided by the strong links between our two countries,” said Mr. Baird in a statement.

Ms. Bercovici was a partner in Dickinson Wright’s Toronto office. She practiced in the areas of regulatory insurance, risk management, corporate governance, privacy, Aboriginal and First Nations law, public policy and legislative advice. Ms. Bercovici has been a member of the boards of CBC/Radio-Canada and the Canadian Journalism Foundation. As well, she has served as an adjunct professor at the University of Toronto in the Faculty of Law.
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