Jennifer Cleall Named a Rising Star by Lexpert and Jason Herbert Named as a Finalist
Published: Friday, 13 November 2009
Toronto, ON, November 13, 2009 - Davis LLP is pleased to announce that Jennifer Cleall, a partner in the Edmonton office, was selected as one of the Lexpert® Rising Stars: Leading Lawyers Under 40 at a gala event in Toronto last night. "There is no question Jennifer Cleall is a rising star in the legal world," says Robert Seidel Q.C., National Managing Partner of Davis LLP. "Jennifer is talented, hard working and possesses a legal savvy that sets her apart. Davis prides itself on having exceptional lawyers and Jennifer is a shining example."
Jennifer advises organizations on energy, environment and natural resources matters and has been nationally recognized for her work in the emerging field of climate change law. She is a regular contributor to the award-nominated Davis LLP Climate Change Blog, which has been referenced by environmental reporters in the mainstream media.
She graduated from the University of Alberta Faculty of Law in 1999 and moved her practice to Davis LLP in 2005. She is called to the bars of both Alberta and Ontario. Jennifer was one of 47 lawyers chosen as Rising Stars from a pool of hundreds of Canadian nominees.
Jason Herbert, of Davis LLP, was also named as a finalist. He is a litigation partner in the Vancouver office where he has practised commercial dispute resolution and regulatory and administrative law since completing his articles with the firm in 1999.
The Rising Stars were selected by an advisory board of 34 lawyers who lead some of Canada's largest law firms and corporations. Davis LLP is a full-service law firm providing comprehensive legal services to clients through our offices across Canada and in Japan. We have more than 200 legal advisors and consultants representing financial, corporate and government organizations and individuals. Our highly specialized lawyers work in integrated practice groups to deliver seamless cross-jurisdictional advice.