Sandra A Forbes

Sandra A Forbes
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Sandra Forbes is a partner in the litigation; competition and foreign investment review; and investigations and white-collar defence practices.

Sandra is recognised as a leading litigator in the areas of corporate/commercial, class action, securities, administrative and competition litigation. She has appeared before all levels of court in Canada and various administrative tribunals, including the Ontario Securities Commission, the Competition Tribunal, the Ontario Energy Board and the Patented Medicine Prices Review Board.

A significant portion of Sandra’s practice involves defending national and cross-border class actions alleging anti-competitive conduct, including those involving the air cargo, hydrogen peroxide, liquid crystal display panels, linerboard, chocolate confectionary products, automotive parts and vitamins industries.

Sandra is a fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers and the International Academy of Trial Lawyers; a past president of The Advocates’ Society; and a former law clerk to the Honourable Peter Cory of the Supreme Court of Canada.

She is recognised in GCR 100 (Canada); Chambers Global and Chambers Canada in competition/antitrust: litigators, dispute resolution and class action (defence); Benchmark Canada as a 'Litigation Star' in commercial litigation and competition; Benchmark’s Top 250 Women in Litigation as one of the top 25 women in litigation (Canada); Who’s Who Legal Canada; The Legal 500 Canada; and Best Lawyers in Canada. She is highly recommended in several Lexpert guides and directories, including The Lexpert/American Lawyer Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada; Lexpert Guide to the Leading US/Canada Cross-Border Litigation Lawyers in Canada; and The Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory.

WWL says: Sandra Forbes is described as "extremely effective" and "a leading antitrust litigator".

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