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Year called to bar: 2003 (ON)
Matthew Fleming is a partner in the Litigation and Dispute Resolution Group of Dentons’ Toronto office and is the Co-Lead of the Firm’s global Financial Services Litigation Group. His practice focuses on commercial litigation, including securities litigation, class actions and professional liability matters. Matthew has represented financial institutions, accounting firms, manufacturers, retailers and natural resource companies in a wide variety of commercial litigation matters, including shareholder disputes, proxy fights, contested takeover bids and regulatory investigations. He also advises and represents clients engaged in domestic and commercial arbitration, as well as auditor liability, administrative and judicial review proceedings and product liability cases. He has appeared before the Ontario Superior Court of Justice (including the Commercial List), the Court of Appeal for Ontario, the Federal Court, the Federal Court of Appeal, the Ontario Securities Commission and the tribunals of the Chartered Professional Accountants of Ontario. Matthew regularly speaks and publishes on securities litigation, corporate governance and director and officer liability matters.
Sectors that are now ripe for litigation include cannabis, Big Tech and long-term care facilities; privacy, secondary market misrepresentation and predominance of common issues are also in the foreground