Associate announcement

Waddell Phillips welcomes W. Cory Wanless

October 3, 2018

Waddell Phillips is pleased to announce that W. Cory Wanless has joined the firm as an associate.

Cory has been actively litigating cases of public importance for almost a decade. He has represented clients before all levels of court in Ontario and Alberta, and has argued at the Supreme Court of Canada. Cory has particular interest and experience in complex civil litigation, especially as it relates to corporate accountability, human rights, Indigenous rights, environmental law, police accountability and defending human rights defenders. Cory devotes a sizable portion of his practice to access to justice cases.

Learn more about Cory at our website.

Waddell Phillips

Waddell Phillips PC is a boutique litigation law firm. Founded by John Phillips, Julia Tremain and Margaret Waddell — all highly experienced litigation lawyers, with 68 years of combined experience — every lawyer at Waddell Phillips shares a single-minded pursuit of excellence in law. At Waddell Phillips, we bring might to our cases. Not bluster, not bark — but the weight, wisdom, and power of our combined experience. We are completely committed, fully immersed, and formidably skilled. We are here to champion your rights.

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W. Cory Wanless

Waddell Phillips

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University of Toronto

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