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Lenczner Slaght Welcomes Lidiya Yermakova

April 16, 2021

Canada’s leading litigation firm adds another exceptionally talented litigator to its talent pool.

Lidiya Yermakova is an experienced courtroom advocate. Her practice focuses on professional liability and regulation, administrative law, and commercial litigation.

“We are excited to welcome Lidiya to the team!” says Managing Partner, Tom Curry. “She has a proven record of success in a wide range of cases in Court (and on the tennis court) and knows what it takes to win.”

Lidiya has spent her career representing professionals in regulatory proceedings. Lidiya’s clients have included health professionals, healthcare businesses, lawyers, architects, engineers, accountants, and many others. She has extensive experience in registration, complaints, investigations, inspections, incapacity, and discipline matters. Lidiya has represented clients in serious academic misconduct investigations and has also acted as Independent Legal Counsel to several regulators.

Lidiya has acted as counsel in numerous applications for judicial review before the Divisional Court and has experience with appeals before the Ontario Court of Appeal and the Supreme Court of Canada. Prior to joining Lenczner Slaght, Lidiya practised at leading litigation firms on and off Bay Street.

Welcome, Lidiya!

Lenczner Slaght

Widely recognized as Canada's leading litigation practice, Lenczner Slaght has successfully represented clients' interests in some of the country's most complex and high-profile cases. Our lawyers are distinguished by their depth of courtroom experience, appearing at all levels of the courts, before tribunals, and in mediation and arbitration proceedings. We're also known for our wealth of talent: Lenczner Slaght partners, ranked among the best of their peers nationally, recruit and mentor gifted litigators who uphold the highest professional standards. From commercial disputes and class actions to professional regulation and cross-border matters, we bring expert strategy to all areas of litigation.

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Lidiya Yermakova

Lenczner Slaght

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Osgoode Hall Law School

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