Lawrence E. Ritchie

Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP

100 King St W, Suite 6200, 1 First Cdn Pl, PO Box 50
Toronto, ON M5X 1B8
Phone: (416) 862-6608
Fax: (416) 862-6666

Larry is a leading securities litigation practitioner, and chair of Osler’s Risk Management and Crisis Response Group. He is also co-Chair of Osler’s National Capital Markets Enforcement and Broker Dealer Litigation Practice. As former Vice-Chair of the Ontario Securities Commission, Canada’s largest capital markets regulator (2007–2014), Larry brings a unique insight to practice. Larry works in all aspects of ‘white collar’ enforcement and other regulatory proceedings and related litigation, including class actions. He advises public corporations, their officers, in-house counsel and directors on avoiding, preparing for, managing and responding to extraordinary “crisis” situations, including regulatory actions and litigation. He also advises on the conduct and response to internal and regulatory investigations. He provides proactive corporate governance and other risk-management advisory services, in addition to representing clients in addressing relevant matters with regulators and in the courts. In addition, he advises clients on developments in capital markets regulation, governance and compliance, administrative law and practices, and associated matters.

Year Called to the Bar:1989 (ON)
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