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Dentons, Matthew Fleming, Toronto, CANADA

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Matthew Fleming

Tel:
Work 416 863 4634
Email:
Web:
www.dentons.com/en/matthew-fleming
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Litigation and Dispute Resolution

Position

Matthew Fleming is a partner in the Litigation and Dispute Resolution group of Dentons’ Toronto office and is the Co-Lead of the firm’s global Financial Services Litigation Group.

Career

Matthew's practice focuses on commercial litigation, including securities litigation, class actions and professional liability matters.

Matthew has represented financial institutions, accounting firms, manufacturers, retailers and natural resource companies in a wide variety of commercial litigation matters, including shareholder disputes, proxy fights, contested takeover bids and regulatory investigations. He also advises and represents clients engaged in domestic and commercial arbitration, as well as auditor liability, administrative and judicial review proceedings and product liability cases. He has appeared before the Ontario Superior Court of Justice (including the Commercial List), the Court of Appeal for Ontario, the Federal Court, the Federal Court of Appeal, the Ontario Securities Commission and the tribunals of the Chartered Professional Accountants of Ontario.

Matthew regularly speaks and publishes on securities litigation, corporate governance and director and officer liability matters. He volunteers as a mentor to new immigrants to Canada under the Toronto Region Immigrant Employment Council Mentorship Program and to high school students under the LAWS Mentoring Program. He is also the past-Chair and a member of the firm’s Student Committee.

Languages

English

Member

  • Member, Canadian Bar Association
  • Member, Ontario Bar Association
  • Member, The Advocates' Society
  • Associate Member, American Bar Association

Education

University of Ottawa, 2002, LL.B. University of Ottawa, 1999, B.Sc. (Hons.), Political Science


Canada

Dispute resolution

Within: Next Generation Partners

Matthew Fleming - Dentons

Within: Dispute resolution

Dentons has a sizeable national practice, which benefits from well-staffed teams in five offices across Alberta, BC, Ontario and Quebec. In addition to a strong domestic presence, the team can also draw upon its global platform for supplementary support in multi-jurisdictional cases. Of recent note, the firm has continued to develop its profile in Ontario, particularly on the class actions side where it was recently instructed by Amazon to advise on four multi-jurisdictional class actions. Gordon Tarnowsky QC heads the national team from Calgary and is recognized for his experience in energy litigation and arbitration. Matthew Fleming, who is the deputy head of the national practice, is recommended for securities litigation and class actions in Toronto. Other key contacts include David Wotherspoon, who leads the Vancouver litigation practice, and Montreal litigation head Margaret Weltrowska.

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