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Cassels Lawyers Recognized by IFLR1000 2021


The most recent edition of IFLR1000: Guide to the World’s Leading Financial Law Firms has recognized multiple Cassels lawyers as both leaders and rising stars in their fields.

In alphabetical order, the Cassels lawyers included in the 2021 edition of IFLR1000 are:

  • Suhuyini Abudulai – Financial Services Regulatory, Banking (Rising Star)
  • Frank Arnone – Private Equity (Highly Regarded)
  • Joseph Bellissimo – Restructuring & Insolvency (Rising Star)
  • Mark Bennett –Capital Markets, M&A (Highly Regarded)
  • John Birch – Financial Restructuring (Rising Star)
  • Jake Bullen –Capital Markets, M&A (Highly Regarded)
  • Mary Buttery – Restructuring & Insolvency (Highly Regarded)
  • Gordon Chambers – Capital Markets, M&A (Highly Regarded)
  • Jane Dietrich – Restructuring & Insolvency (Highly Regarded)
  • Alexandra Iliopoulos – Capital Markets, M&A (Rising Star)
  • Ryan Jacobs – Restructuring & Insolvency (Highly Regarded)
  • Shayne Kukulowicz – Restructuring & Insolvency (Highly Regarded)
  • Jamie Litchen – Corporate and M&A; Capital Markets (Highly Regarded)
  • Alison Manzer – Banking, Financial Services (Highly Regarded)
  • Charles Newman – Banking and Finance (Highly Regarded)
  • David Redford – Capital Markets, M&A (Rising Star)
  • Chuck Rich – Banking and Finance (Highly Regarded)
  • Jeffrey Roy – M&A (Highly Regarded)
  • Jonathan Sherman – Capital Markets, M&A (Rising Star Partner)
  • Aly Somani – M&A (Rising Star Partner)
  • Paul Stein – Mergers & Acquisitions (Highly Regarded)
  • Michael Wunder – Banking, Financial Restructuring (Highly Regarded)

The following practitioners are also recognized as Notable Practitioners for their work on matters of interest throughout the year:

  • David Budd
  • Lindsay Clements
  • Jay Goldman
  • Jen Hansen
  • Cathy Mercer
  • John Vettese

The firm is also ranked for its strength in the areas of: Banking, Capital Markets (Debt & Equity), Financial Services (Regulatory), M&A; Project Finance; Project Development: Mining; and Restructuring & Insolvency.

Rankings are determined by client and peer feedback and transactional evidence.

Learn more about IFLR here.