Tom is Managing Partner at Lenczner Slaght and is recognized as one of the most experienced trial and appellate advocates of his generation in Canada. Tom has a long record of success in high profile commercial litigation, class actions, arbitrations, business disputes, administrative law, judicial review, intellectual property, competition, and professional liability cases. Tom is a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers and the International Academy of Trial Lawyers and is certified as a Specialist in Civil Litigation by the Law Society of Ontario. He is a regular speaker on a wide variety of subjects relating to trial practice and substantive law. Tom was recently the recipient of The Advocates’ Society Award for Excellence in Teaching for his outstanding contribution in the classroom and to the profession.