Partner. Lawrence is recognized nationally as one of Canada’s leading trial and appellate counsel. He has particular expertise and experience in international law and cross-border matters, as well as commercial arbitrations. He has extensive experience and a proven track record in complex and cross-border litigation, including mergers & acquisitions, securities disputes, class actions, commercial litigation and arbitrations, insolvency and restructuring, and intellectual property cases. Lawrence taught international law in the Political Science Department at the University of Toronto for more than 10 years. He also leads courses in trial advocacy at The Advocates’ Society and in Osgoode Hall Law School’s Intensive Trial Advocacy Workshop. Lawrence has received recognition for his litigation work from both Lexpert® and Benchmark. He is an expert speaker on advocacy, international arbitration, class actions and securities litigation.