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The 18th edition of The Best Lawyers® in Canada 2024 is recognizing 18 Spiegel Sohmer lawyers

Aug 24th, 2023

Best Lawyers 2024

Montreal, August 24, 2023 – We are pleased to announce that 18 of our lawyers have been recognized as leaders in their field by Best Lawyers® for the 2024 edition.

While some of them are seasoned professionals, we are also seeing the steady rise of new talent. Spiegel Sohmer would like to salute these individuals who have been honored for their outstanding contributions in the fields of business law, tax law, trusts and estates, and litigation:


David H. Sohmer, since 2006, Tax Law, Trusts and Estates

Marc Ian Leiter, since 2021, Corporate Law

Frank Zylberberg, since 2006, Tax Law, Trusts and Estates

Joel Goldman, since 2022, Tax Law, Trusts and Estates

Dan Donath, first nomination, Corporate Law and Real Estate Law

Morris Szwimer, since 2021, Corporate Law, Mergers and Acquisitions

Francine Nelson (Wiseman), since 2021, Tax Law, Trusts and Estates

Louis-Frédérick Côté, since 2021, Tax Law

Daniel Frajman, since 2021, Corporate Law

Aaron Rodgers, since 2021, Tax Law

Alwynn Gillett, since 2021, Corporate Law

David Banon, since 2022, Commercial Litigation

Robert Korne, since 2020, Tax Law, Trusts and Estates

Morris Jacobson, since 2020, Tax Law, Trusts and Estates

François Giroux, since 2023, Trust and Estates

Pierre-Paul Persico, since 2022, Tax Law, Trusts and Estates

Nathalie Proulx, first nomination, Corporate Law, Mergers and Acquisitions

Justine Benoit, since 2022, Tax Law, Trusts and Estates

"I would like to warmly congratulate my colleagues on their recognition in the 2024 edition of Best Lawyers®. Once again, Spiegel Sohmer’s talented lawyers have risen to the top, demonstrating our position as undisputed market leaders. Because of our comprehensive understanding of the market, our innovative boldness and our unwavering commitment to excellence, we have become the preferred choice for both national and international clients in the Quebec business arena. This distinction from our peers and the legal community is an honour for Spiegel Sohmer. This is a tribute to our leadership, our unparalleled expertise and our determination to offer elite legal services. It is proof of our commitment to accompany our clients to success and to continually redefine the standards in the legal field."

Morris Jacobson, Managing Shareholder


About Best Lawyers®

Best Lawyers® is the oldest and most respected peer-review publication company in the legal profession. Recognition by Best Lawyers is widely regarded by both clients and legal professionals as a significant honor, conferred on a lawyer by their peers. For more than four decades, their publications have earned the respect of the profession, the media and the public as the most reliable, unbiased source of legal referrals anywhere.