Lavery, de Billy is pleased to announce that Sébastien Vézina, a partner and a member of the firm’s Business Law Group specializing in securities law, has been recognized as one of the country’s best young lawyers in the Lexpert’s Rising Stars – Leading Lawyers Under 40 annual competition. This honour was conferred on him during a special event held at the Arcadian Court in Toronto on November 25.
The purpose of this annual competition, organized by Lexpert, is to identify and recognize the top young lawyers in the country working as in-house counsel, in government or in private practice. The winners are selected by Lexpert magazine and an advisory board made up of experienced lawyers representing all regions and fields of practice in the country.
“We’re proud of Sébastien’s contribution, both working with our clients and within the firm, and of this prestigious recognition by Lexpert”, said Richard Dolan, the managing partner of Lavery, de Billy. “Sébastien is representative of the group of young lawyers who are developing their talents within our firm and continuing the tradition of excellence and attentive service that has built Lavery’s reputation with our clients”.