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DS Lawyers Recognized in the 2023 Chambers Canada Legal Guide

29 September 2022 - Canada 1 min read

DS Lawyers Canada LLP marks a significant milestone with its recognition in the prestigious Chambers Canada Legal Guide.

Chambers Canada distinguishes the best legal talent across a range of provincial, national and international law firms. Each ranking is based on the Chambers ranking system which is unrivalled in the accuracy, depth and quality of its research.

DS Lawyers congratulates Dale Burstall on winning the title in Corporate/M&A Alberta. This accolade was awarded to Dale due to his notable achievements and excellence in client service which spans over 30 years of practice.

Dale practices in the area of commercial law with an emphasis on securities law. Dale’s practice includes all aspects of securities law. He is equipped to advise on all matters of concern from the perspective of an issuer or an underwriter, including initial public offerings, secondary financing, mergers and acquisitions, all dealings with regulators including stock exchanges and securities commissions, and corporate governance. He also practices in business and corporate commercial law, and advises on all forms of corporate governance, shareholder agreements, and management of shareholder disputes.

“Dale is an exceptional lawyer who is well-known and demonstrates a high level of professionalism in every transaction. He is an undeniable role model for the profession, and we are delighted by this recognition of his depth of expertise in the industry”, stated Robert Verbuck, Managing Partner at DS Lawyers Calgary.

“We are delighted that Dale’s hard work and leading expertise have been recognized by his peers”, said Richard Laramée, Chairman of the Board of DS Lawyers Canada LLP. “This is a well-deserved honour that underscores the high caliber of our team and one that reflects on the entire firm. “

About Chambers Canada

Chambers and Partners have published guides to the legal profession since 1990. With a team of over 200 full-time researchers based in London, they identify and rank the world’s best lawyers and law firms based on in-depth, objective research by conducting interviews with thousands of clients and legal professionals.  

About DS Lawyers

DS Lawyers is an international law firm that was founded fifty years ago in Europe. The firm’s lawyers offer a full range of legal solutions to its local, Canadian, and global clients. The firm offers a tailored approach to each situation and integrated services in the areas of business, tax, litigation, commercial real estate, and employment law from our 24 locations including Quebec City, Montreal, Ottawa, Toronto, Calgary, and Vancouver.

Because our clients are at the heart of our initiatives, we are committed to offering concrete solutions adapted to the most complex problems and realities of our clients. Thanks to our collaborative structure, DS Avocats also contributes to assisting companies that wish to cross borders or that need legal support for their international business ventures.


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