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McMillan LLP Promotions to Equity Partner and Partner (2021)

News Jan 21, 2021

McMillan LLP is pleased to announce the promotion of eleven lawyers from across the firm to partner and the admission of 7 lawyers to the firm’s equity partnership.

These lawyers embody the firm’s commitment to diversity in leadership, excellence in client service and innovation in the delivery of effective solutions to our clients across a variety of industries. The addition of these lawyers to our partner ranks ensures a broad range of legal expertise and business knowledge as well as the firm’s ongoing commitments and contributions to our clients and communities.

“I am extremely proud of the depth of talent represented by this group,” said Teresa Dufort, CEO and Managing Partner of McMillan LLP. “They exemplify the values, the leadership and the commitment to excellence that are critical to the firm’s strategic growth and our ability to contribute to the success of our clients.”

Equity Partners

  • Mervyn Allen, Commercial Real Estate, Toronto
  • Michael Burns, Capital Markets, Toronto
  • Rajeev Dewan, Capital Markets, Toronto
  • Annik Forristal, Commercial Real Estate, Toronto
  • Ryan Gallagher, Regulatory, Vancouver
  • Leila Rafi, Capital Markets, Toronto
  • Vicki Tickle, Financial Services, Vancouver


  • Christian Abouchaker, Business Law, Montréal
  • Marie-Lou Beaumont, Commercial Real Estate, Montréal
  • Alex Bruvels, Capital Markets, Toronto
  • Joshua Chad, Regulatory, Toronto
  • Timothy Cullen, Advocacy & Employment, Ottawa
  • David Dudkiewicz, Commercial Real Estate, Toronto
  • Samantha Gordon, Advocacy & Employment, Toronto
  • Sasa Jarvis, Capital Markets, Vancouver
  • Kristen Pennington, Advocacy & Employment, Toronto
  • Kourtney Rylands, Financial Services, Calgary
  • Marina Tran, Capital Markets, Vancouver

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