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Year called to bar: 1992 (ON)
Wendy Berman is a partner practising in the areas of corporate and securities litigation and is Chair of the Securities Litigation Group at Cassels. She has significant experience in complex commercial and securities-related litigation, often involving parallel and cross-border regulatory, criminal, and class action proceedings, and in litigation aspects of proxy contests, takeover bids, and other acquisitions. Wendy has represented public companies, directors, and officers in some of Canada’s largest investigations and proceedings involving disclosure violations, insider trading, and other fraud-related allegations, corruption and anti-bribery, significant acquisition transactions, and corporate governance. Wendy is recognized as one of Canada’s leading litigators in 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, and Best Lawyers. She was named one of the Top 25 Women in Canada by Benchmark Litigation in 2019 and received the Lexpert Zenith Award for leading women lawyers in 2013.