Lawyer Profile Detail



Larissa Moscu

TITLE

Associate

AREA OF EXPERTISE

Litigation

OFFICE

Toronto

DIRECT LINE

416-601-8987

E-MAIL

lmoscu@mccarthy.ca

V-CARD

LAW SCHOOL

Osgoode Hall Law School

BAR ADMISSION

Ontario, 2012




Biography

Larissa Moscu is an associate in our Litigation Group in Toronto. She conducts a wide-ranging litigation practice and has a particular interest in complex corporate and commercial disputes and product liability issues. Her practice also includes professional liability cases and she regularly defends physicians for the Canadian Medical Protective Association and prosecutes on behalf of the Ontario College of Teachers.

Ms. Moscu is also a regular contributor to McCarthy Tétrault’s Canadian Appeals Monitor.

Ms. Moscu’s notable recent cases include the following:

  • Counsel to a Respondent in a proceeding at the Ontario Securities Commission in connection with an unsolicited takeover bid for Baffinland Iron Mines Corporation;
  • Counsel to an Applicant in an urgent interlocutory injunction to enjoin the termination of a licensing agreement.

In 2011-2012, Ms. Moscu served as Law Clerk to the Hon. Justice Andromache Karakatsanis of the Supreme Court of Canada.

Ms. Moscu received her BA (First Class Honours) from McGill University in 2008.  She received her J.D. from Osgoode Hall Law School in 2011, where she graduated in the top two percent of her class.

During her time at Osgoode Hall, she was awarded the McCarthy Tétrault Prize for ranking first in the first year class, as well as the Cassels Brock LLP Centennial Prize for Constitutional Law, the Folger, Rubinoff LLP Prize for Property Law, the Clifton H. Lane Memorial Prize for Property Law, the Harry R. Rose Criminal Law Prize, the Samuel Rubinoff Prize for Outstanding Legal Research and Writing, the Borden Ladner Gervais LLP Professional Excellence Award and the Goodmans LLP award for Academic Excellence.

Ms. Moscu was called to the Ontario bar in 2012. She is a member of the Law Society of Upper Canada, the Canadian Bar Association, the Ontario Bar Association and The Advocates’ Society. Ms. Moscu is also a member of the teaching team for an upper- year seminar at Osgoode Hall Law School called “Lawyer As Negotiator.” She is fluent in French.

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