Thompson Dorfman Sweatman LLP

Thompson Dorfman Sweatman LLP

February 05, 2010 13:23 ET

Thompson Dorfman Sweatman LLP (TDS) Receives National Recognition From Lexpert® for the Third Year Standing as the Leading Manitoba Corporate Law Firm

WINNIPEG, MANITOBA--(Marketwire - Feb. 5, 2010) - Thompson Dorfman Sweatman LLP (TDS) has again been recognized by Lexpert®, The Business Magazine for Lawyers as the leading Manitoba corporate law firm. TDS is the only Manitoba firm to be placed at the centre of its 2010 "Bulls-Eye" ranking of such practices in Winnipeg.

Don Douglas, TDS CEO and Managing Partner says, "We are very pleased that, for the third year in a row, TDS is the only firm that hits the centre of the target on the current 'Bulls-Eye' ranking for Winnipeg corporate law firms". Douglas adds, "Being able to place trust in the quality of a law firm and the quality of one's legal advisors is a matter of importance to all clients. The consistent third party acknowledgment that TDS has received from Lexpert, is a testament to our firm's focus on quality".

In addition to the firm being recognized, the following three lawyers from TDS have been named to the 2010 Lexpert/American Lawyer Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada: E. William Olson, Q.C. (Litigation, Corporate Commercial), P. Michael Sinclair, Q.C. (Corporate Mid-Market) and Gregory J. Tallon (Corporate Mid-Market). Mr. Olson and Mr. Sinclair have been recognized with this prestigious award each year since the award's inception in 1999.


TDS is a leading Canadian business law firm with more than 120 years history in the legal profession. The full-service firm's seventy-lawyer team covers over 20 areas of practice. Thompson Dorfman Sweatman LLP is one of the founding members of Lex Mundi, the world's foremost association of independent law firms, representing 160 member firms from every Canadian province, every state in the United States and 100 other countries throughout the world.


Lexpert® is Canada's leading source of news and information about the business of law. The Lexpert®/American Lawyer Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada is the most comprehensive guide to legal talent in Canada. It identifies the most frequently recommended lawyers across Canada in 41 practice areas. It has become the resource of choice for American and Canadian buyers of legal services - including corporate in-house counsel, lawyers in other jurisdictions, senior professionals, and management.

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