Roy O’Connor LLP is among Canada’s leading class action counsel. The lawyers of Roy O’Connor LLP have obtained precedent setting judgments for both plaintiffs and defendants in class proceedings. Peter Roy, David O’Connor, Sean Grayson and Adam Dewar are among the most respected and effective class actions lawyers in Canada. In June 2010, the Canadian Bar Association National magazine recognized us as one of the best class action firms in Canada.
The lawyers of Roy O’Connor LLP have acted in a number of Canada’s largest and most complex class action cases in the fields of:
As class counsel, Roy O’Connor LLP’s lawyers have secured judgements and settlements worth over $2.5 billion dollars to class members.
As defense counsel, Roy O’Connor LLP’s lawyers have acted for some of the world’s leading corporate defendants, officers and directors and individuals in cases involving securities and secondary market liability, product liability, mass tort, price fixing conspiracies and environmental class actions. By fully understanding both sides of class proceedings the lawyers of Roy O’Connor LLP are able to give clients valuable insight into class proceedings. By utilizing such experience, Roy O’Connor LLP’s lawyers were part of a counsel team that defeated a secondary market liability claim at the certification stage, which is the only victory of its kind to date.