Scott Ritchie, QC
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Partner specializing in class action and complex litigation. Practice has encompassed personal injury; professional negligence; insurance law; commercial litigation; product liability and class actions. Scott was admitted to the Ontario Bar in 1967 and received his education at the University of Western Ontario (Hons., Business Admin. 1962) and Osgoode Hall (LLB 1965). He was appointed QC in 1984. Lecturer: Trial Process Course, University of Western Ontario Law School (1972–82). Lecturer in Civil Procedure Bar admission course (1976–83). Senior Instructor, Civil Procedure I, Bar admission course, LSUC, London, Ontario. Member: The Advocates’ Society (Director: 1983–93). Governor of The Advocates’ Society Institute (1988–92). Committee for the Certification of Civil Litigation Specialists (1989–93). Regional Courts Management Advisory Committee — Appointee. Appointed as Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers in 1993. Recipient of the 2003 Advocates’ Society Medal. Appointed as Chairman of the Board of Directors of Pacific & Western Bank of Canada and Pacific & Western Credit Corp. Named in The Lexpert®/American Lawyer Directory for leading 500 Lawyers in Canada. In 2012, he was also named by Best Lawyers as Class Action Litigation Lawyer of the Year for London/Windsor.
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