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Dayna Steinfeld, a lawyer at Fillmore Riley LLP who practises in the areas of regulatory and administrative law, labour and employment law, human rights, and civil litigation, has earned recognition as a CBC Manitoba Future 40 recipient for her pro bono work on a significant human rights case.

She acts as legal counsel for a coalition, which includes Aboriginal Council of Winnipeg, Inc., Canada Without Poverty, Canadian Mental Health Association, Manitoba and Winnipeg, and End Homelessness Winnipeg, in the Supreme Court of Canada (SCC) case R v. Le.

Read more: Fillmore Riley's Dayna Steinfeld recognized as a CBC 2018 Manitoba Future 40


Michael Sippitt, Clarkslegal’s Chairman, has been recognised as the only employment lawyer in the Thames Valley region to be ranked as an “eminent practitioner” in the 2019 edition of Chambers and Partners guide.

Michael Sippitt has proven track record in employee relations, crisis management and contingency planning and provide organisations with strategic support that is both commercial and practical. He is highly regarded for “his expertise with regard to industrial relations, redundancy and senior executive issues.” Although Michael has a special interest in employment law, he is also a Chairman of the Commonwealth Environmental Investment Platform (CEIP) which connect entrepreneur investors and businesses internationally for sustainable development and international trade.


Clarkslegal is delighted to announce that Chambers and Partners has recognised the firm for the following practice areas; Construction, Employment, Litigation and Real Estate.

Chambers and Partners identifies and ranks the most outstanding law firms and lawyers in over 180 jurisdictions throughout the world.

Read more: Clarkslegal Recognised by Chambers and Partners 2019


Our director of Dispute Resolution, Giles Hill, was, for the third year running, among delegates at Europe's largest Restructuring and Insolvency Conference.

Organised by international law firm Pinsent Masons (with whom we have a strong relationship), the event at the Brewery conference centre in the City of London was attended by more than 450 restructuring professionals. It featured a range of speakers on topics relevant to insolvency practitioners and their staff.

Read more: DQ Flies Flag Again at Restructuring and Insolvency Conference


Harper Grey is proud to announce that our partner, Cameron Elder, has received the prestigious Lexpert® 2018 Rising Stars – Leading Lawyers Under 40 award. Chosen from among hundreds of nominees across Canada, Cameron was among a select group of young lawyers who were officially recognized during the dinner and awards presentation hosted by Lexpert on Thursday, November 8, 2018 at The Royal York Hotel in Toronto.

Read more: Harper Grey Partner Cameron Elder receives Lexpert ® 2018 Rising Star – Leading Lawyer Under 40...