Partner announcement

WeirFoulds welcomes Benjamin Bathgate as Chair, Commercial Litigation

September 14, 2023

WeirFoulds is pleased to announce that Benjamin Bathgate has joined the firm’s partnership as Chair of the Commercial Litigation Practice Group.

Ben is recognized throughout the profession as a leading corporate commercial litigator, and brings extensive experience in several specialized areas of litigation, including fraud, emergency relief, asset tracing and recovery, internal and government investigations (cross-border a national) and transactional disputes. Over the course of his career, Ben has built a far-reaching cross-border practice and network, providing practical, multi-jurisdictional solutions for business challenges facing a diverse global client base.

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WeirFoulds LLP

For more than 160 years, the lawyers of WeirFoulds have been proud to serve our clients in their most difficult and complex matters. We are the firm of choice for discerning clients within our core areas of practice: (1) Litigation; (2) Corporate; (3) Property; and (4) Government Law. Within these core areas, as well as key sub-specialties, we address highly sophisticated legal challenges. We have acted in some of Canada's most significant mandates and have represented clients in many landmark cases. Reflecting the firm's focus, our lawyers are consistently recognized as leaders in their chosen areas of practice and in the profession at large.

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Benjamin Bathgate

WeirFoulds LLP

Law School

Dalhousie University

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