Company: Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP
Location: Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
Stephen T. Greer
Company: Attorneys Greer, Swafford and Adams
Location: Dunlap, TN, United States
A law professional with more than four decades of experience, Stephen Greer practices in the areas of personal injury, auto accidents, nursing home negligence, criminal defense, family law, wrongful death and general litigation. In his capacity, Mr. Greer provides clients with legal services, consultations and representation in trials. His interest in law was imparted from his father, who became an attorney after serving in World War II. Mr. Greer was inspired by his father and decided to pursue a career in the legal field. For more than 30 years, he has owned and collaborated with other attorneys at his firm, Attorneys Greer, Swafford and Adams. Read the rest of this entry »
Title: Barrister and Solicitor, Notary Public, Mediator, Business Consultant
Company: Paul Gallagher Legal
Location: North Harbour, Auckland, New Zealand
Drawing on nearly 40 years of experience in legal services, Paul Gallagher has aided clients concerning matters in mediation and alternative dispute resolution, property and commercial law, family trusts and estate planning, family law, relationship property and parenting disputes. For 26 of these years, Mr. Gallagher has overseen the day-to-day operations, marketing, and legal service at his own firm. His clients can expect Mr. Gallagher to be very approachable, and as someone with a strong communication ability. Read the rest of this entry »
John A. Girardi
Company: Girardi | Keese
Location: Los Angeles, CA, United States
With more than 40 years of practiced expertise in law, Mr. Girardi has achieved professional success through cases pertaining to civil trials, professional negligence, government entity negligence, products liability and employment, and cases involving toxic tort and pharmaceutical litigation. Mr. Girardi’s hard work and willingness to put in long hours has resulted in benefiting hundreds of people and their families. He was able to procure a settlement for 177 people who had been affected by a pharmaceutical company as well as more than 100 homeowners who lost their homes in a forest fire due to the negligence of a public utility. The outcome of these kinds of cases help Mr. Girardi continue what he does and make a difference in people’s lives. Read the rest of this entry »
Gordon Kirke, Q.C.
Title: Attorney, Barrister, Solicitor
Location: Toronto, ON, Canada
Company: Forward Law LLP
Location: Kamloops, BC, Canada
Ryan Scorgie, a lawyer and partner with Forward Law LLP, founded the firm a few years ago with two colleagues. Now, the firm has grown to include 23 employees, and, looking ahead, Mr. Scorgie intends to open an additional office. With Forward Law LLP, Mr. Scorgie handles business and proposal development, and real estate transactions and planning. Read the rest of this entry »
Timothy A. Pusztai
Title: Owner, Director
Company: Foster Law Office Professional Corporation
Location: Mississagua, ON Canada
Timothy Pusztai, owner and director of Foster Law Office Professional Corporation, has always been attracted to law and the legal arena. That, combined with his desire to be self-employed, makes his career the perfect fit. Mr. Pusztai started with the company after he was admitted to the bar in 2004 and quickly rose through the ranks. By 2008, he was made a partner, and in 2009, he took over the firm. Foster Law Office Professional Corporation is a full-service law firm in Mississauga, Ontario. Mr. Pusztai has a wide array of responsibilities, including managing all day-to-day operations and providing representation in multiple legal areas with expert lawyers, a comprehensive range of services in many areas of the law, including real estate law and corporate law, and strong legal representation for clients in many types of litigation before Ontario’s courts. He specializes in family law, divorce, marriage annulment, legal separation, and child support and custody. Read the rest of this entry »
Title: Patent and Trademark Attorney
Company: Ahearn Fox
Location: Brisbane, QLD Australia
Brisbane, QLD, November 18, 2015, A proven leader in the field of legal services, Mr. Anderson has worked for Ahearn Fox for the last 19 years. The firm is a well-established practice of patent and trademark attorneys qualified to take on matters of mechanical, electrical and chemical engineering patent applications. Mr. Anderson entered this area of law through a unique progression of opportunities in the field. While interviewing for a position with a filtration company three decades ago, he admitted to his interviewer that he believed the position required a mechanical engineer, not a chemical engineer, which he was. His honesty led him to talk himself away from a job offer, but opened up an opportunity with the same company to manage their intellectual property, as they had 17 inventions they needed patented. After working in this capacity for a few years, Mr. Anderson decided to transition to the other side of the business as a patent attorney.
Title: Esquire, Judge (Retired)
Company: Stanley Sporkin, Esq.
Location: Washington, DC
Company: Miller Thomson LLP
Location: Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Francois Garneau has 37 years of experience as a lawyer of Miller Thomson LLP. Throughout his career, he has gained a great deal of experience in cases involving discrimination and psychological harassment, such as wrongful termination, sexual harassment and handicap discrimination. Each day, he is responsible for representing senior executives in negotiations involving employment termination. He also provides counsel in the drafting of employment contracts.
Looking back, Mr. Garneau attributes his success to his love of what he does. He became involved in his profession because he is a fourth-generation lawyer. His father, both grandfathers and great-grandfather were lawyers, so it was a natural choice for him.
Jean-Sebastien Boudreault, LLB
Title: Immigration Lawyer
Company: Jean-Sebastien Boudreault, LLB
Location: Montreal, Quebec Canada
Mr. Boudreault has 15 years of professional experience, with seven years as an immigration lawyer, helping individuals attain citizenship. He works to defend the rights of immigrants and navigate the issues of illegal immigration. Furthermore, he helps businesses understand immigration issues in a global marketplace. Each day, he is responsible for representing clients before all immigration authorities, and also holding international interviews in Asia, the Middle East and Europe.