McCarthy Tétrault Women Lawyers Named to Legal Media Group’s World’s Leading Women in Business Law Directory; most from any Canadian Firm


August 30, 2010


Nancy J. Carroll
Bernadette Dietrich
Hilary E. Laidlaw
Madeleine Renaud
Gabrielle M.R. Richards
Anne-Marie Sheahan
Godyne N.L. Sibay
Brenda C. Swick

Toronto, August 30, 2010 — McCarthy Tétrault is pleased to announce that the firm has had more of its women partners selected for inclusion in Legal Media Group’s World’s Leading Women in Business Law directory than any other Canadian firm. The directory will be distributed at the International Bar Association (IBA) annual conference in Vancouver, October 3-8, 2010.

A stringent methodology, which included nomination questionnaires to the global readership of Legal Media Group and face-to-face interviews, was employed to determine who would be included in the directory. Eight McCarthy Tétrault lawyers were chosen.

The lawyers are:

  • Nancy Carroll
  • Bernadette Dietrich
  • Hilary Laidlaw
  • Madeleine Renaud
  • Gabrielle Richards
  • Anne-Marie Sheahan
  • Godyne Sibay
  • Brenda Swick

McCarthy Tétrault has a rich history as a proponent of women in the legal profession, and has made their hiring and advancement a strategic priority. Find out more on our gender diversity.

About McCarthy TétraultMcCarthy Tétrault provides a broad range of legal services, advising on large and complex assignments for Canadian and international interests. The firm has substantial presence in Canada’s major commercial centres and in London, UK.

Built on a unique model of collaboration, the firm brings its legal talent, industry knowledge and practice experience, wherever needed, to help clients achieve the results that are important to them.

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For further information, or to request an interview with a McCarthy Tétrault lawyer, please contact:

Orna Dobner
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