Peter Howard is a partner with an emphasis on commercial litigation including securities law, class actions, commercial contracts, oppression and other types of shareholder and/or joint venture litigation and insolvency matters. He has experience in domestic and international arbitrations, mediation and alternate dispute resolution. He has appeared before the Supreme Court of Canada, the trial and appellate levels of courts in Ontario and in every Canadian province save Québec and Newfoundland, as well as numerous administrative tribunals including the Ontario Securities Commission. Recognized in The Best Lawyers in Canada; Chambers Global: The World’s Leading Lawyers for Business and Chambers Canada; The Lexpert®/American Lawyer Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada; Lexpert® Guide to the Leading US/Canada Cross-Border Litigation Lawyers in Canada; Benchmark Canada; the International Who’s Who of Business Lawyers; and The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory. Assistant Commission Counsel in the Estey Commission into the collapse of CCB and Northland Banks, and commission counsel into the violence at Queen’s Park (Ontario Legislature) in March 1996.