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Leonard T. Doust, QC Honoured With Peter S. Hyndman Mentorship Award

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November 27, 2009

LAWYER(S) MENTIONED

Leonard T. Doust




Vancouver, November 27, 2009 — The Vancouver Bar Association presented Leonard T. Doust, QC, Counsel to McCarthy Tétrault, with the Peter S. Hyndman Mentorship Award last night at its Annual General Meeting at the Fairmont Hotel Vancouver. This prestigious annual award was launched in 2007 to recognize a member of the legal profession in British Columbia who has been an outstanding mentor to junior lawyers.

"Len has always taken time out of his busy practice to act as an exemplary mentor to our younger lawyers and students," said Lisa Vogt, McCarthy Tétrault’s Regional Managing Partner, British Columbia. "His dedication to their professional growth has contributed tremendously to the development of their legal and practice skills, to their ability to assist our clients, and to the success of our firm. He is a lawyer’s lawyer in the very best sense of our professional tradition. He is an inspiration for us all."

Leonard Doust, QC is Counsel to McCarthy Tétrault’s Litigation Group in Vancouver. His practice includes criminal law, securities law and general civil litigation.

Mr. Doust is recognized in the 2010 issue of The Best Lawyers in Canada, the 2009 Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory, and the 2008 Guide to the World’s Leading White Collar Crime Lawyers published by The Legal Media Group. He received his LLB from the University of British Columbia in 1966 and was called to the British Columbia bar in 1967. He is also a member of the American College of Trial Lawyers.

About McCarthy Tétrault

McCarthy Tétrault provides a broad range of legal services, advising on large and complex assignments for Canadian and international interests. The firm is well-established in major commercial centres across Canada and in London, UK.

Built on a unique model of collaboration, the firm brings its legal talent, industry knowledge and practice experience, wherever needed, to help clients achieve the results that are important to them.

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Orna Dobner
416-601-7684
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Hélène Sansoucy
514-875-1789
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