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Benchmark Litigation Recognizes Hakemi & Ridgedale with Litigation Stars and Recommended Firm Awards

Benchmark Litigation Names Hakemi & Ridgedale LLP Founders Litigation Stars and  Recommended Firm Second Year in a Row

Hakemi & Ridgedale LLP founders, Tom Hakemi and Lisa Ridgedale, have been named Litigation Stars by Benchmark Litigation. The firm has also been ranked again this year as a Recommended Firm in British Columbia in 2022 for litigation and dispute resolution. These awards recognize the country’s most distinguished litigators and their firms for their exemplary work over the past twelve months. After months of peer review-based research and submission reviews, the awards are judged on the most impactful cases, the lawyers and law firms behind them, and the litigators who have paved the way. 

These rankings aim to recognize the firms and litigators who have performed exceptionally at both local and national levels. The shortlists are the culmination of months of research, analyzing hundreds of submissions, surveying thousands of referees, and interviewing hundreds of lawyers. For more on Benchmark Litigation’s methodology and research criteria, click here.

Hakemi & Ridgedale LLP is adept in a wide range of contentious civil litigation matters, and the firm has notable experience in corporate and commercial disputes, securities litigation, administrative law, and defamation law. The firm’s lawyers have experience advising clients across several industry sectors including private equity and investments, financial services and banking, mining, resources, energy and infrastructure, construction, real estate, and retail and consumer markets.