Linda Rothstein is a senior partner at Paliare Roland Rosenberg Rothstein LLP. She is best known for her probing cross-examinations, strategic advice and behind-the-scenes counsel work on high stakes cases. She practises in civil & administrative litigation with expertise in class actions, commercial litigation, professional liability & misconduct, public law, employment & human rights, judicial review & appeals. Her high-profile work as Commission Counsel to the Inquiry into Pediatric Forensic Pathology and lead counsel to the Motherisk Hair Analysis Review have cemented her reputation as one of Ontario’s leading advocates. Linda was given OBA's Award of Excellence in Civil Litigation in 2018 and is ranked in Chambers described as "a top litigator". She is recognized in Globe and Mail's Lexpert®/ROB Magazine as a Leading Litigation Lawyer, 2018 and has been recognized by The Best Lawyers in Canada since 2006. She has been awarded the Law Society Medal by the Law Society of Ontario, the Award of Distinction from Toronto Lawyers’ Association, the Lexpert Zenith Award in 2013 and the University of Toronto Distinguished Alumnus Award in 2014. Linda has also been named one of the Top 25 Women in Litigation in Canada by Benchmark Litigation and is recognized as a Litigation Star.