William Brock, AdE
Partner

Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg LLP

1501 McGill College Ave, 26th Fl
Montréal, QC H3A 3N9
Phone: (514) 841-6438
Fax: (514) 841-6499
E-mail: wbrock@dwpv.com
 
 
 

Litigation partner whose practice focuses on complex commercial, corporate and securities litigation and arbitration relating to M&A, commercial disputes, fraud claims and Mareva-type injunctions, and shareholder remedies. Conducts litigation at trial and appellate levels, including before the Supreme Court of Canada. A Chambers Global client quotes that he “is really smart and experienced. His mind is super-quick; he is always thinking of the next angle and issues that are going to pop up.” Has represented Canada's leading public and private companies and government institutions. Recognized in Chambers Global in dispute resolution (Canada); Chambers Canada in dispute resolution (Québec) (band 1); Benchmark Canada as a Litigation Star in arbitration, general commercial and securities law fields; The Legal 500 Canada in dispute resolution: Québec (band 1); and The Lexpert®/American Lawyer Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada as Most Frequently Recommended in Corporate Commercial Litigation. Speaker and author on corporate law, shareholder remedies, and fraud claims and remedies. Author of Portraits of Hope (University of Montréal Press, 2012). Lawyer Emeritus, Québec Bar. Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal (2012).


Year Called to the Bar:1979 (QC)
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