Michael E Barrack
100 Wellington Street West
P.O. Box 329
+1 416 304 firstname.lastname@example.org
Dispute Resolution: Ontario (Band 2)
Practice Areas: Michael Barrack is one of Canada’s leading litigation counsel. While at TGF he has been retained in significant matters by clients including U. S. Steel, TransCanada, OMERS, TSX, Ontario Securities Commission, Hollinger Inc. and Canadian Pacific Railway. He has led dozens of cases from criminal jury trials to civil and constitutional appeals in the Supreme Court of Canada. He has been described as “a widely revered “expert” in Canadian litigation.” A competitor noted, “He’s as good as it gets, first-rate counsel, among the top five in Canada”.
Professional Memberships: The Advocates' Society (past President); Pro Bono Law Ontario (former Founding Director); Litigation Counsel of America; Unison Community Health Services (former Vice Chair); Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario (nominated as a Director); Dixon Hall (Board Member).
Career: Partner at TGF. Former Partner at McCarthy Tétrault and former member of its Board of Directors. Was named by LEXPERT®/American Lawyer as one of the “100 Most Creative Lawyers in Canada” in 2006. Called to the Ontario Bar in 1982. University of Toronto, 1977, B.Comm; Osgoode Hall Law School, 1980, LLB.