UPDATED ON: Wednesday, September 12, 2007
President, Canadian Bar Association
From The Globe and Mail
Heenan Blaikie is pleased to announce that Mr. Bernard Amyot is assuming the presidency of the Canadian Bar Association (CBA) for 2007-2008. The mission of the CBA is to improve the law and the administration of justice, and to promote access to justice. The CBA represents over 37,000 lawyers, notaries, judges, law teachers and law students from across Canada.
A partner with Heenan Blaikie's Montreal office, Mr. Amyot has over 20 years of experience and has developed a sought-after expertise in litigation and commercial law.
Since its inception in 1973, Heenan Blaikie has become one of the leading law firms in Canada. Our 425 lawyers offer exceptional services in business law, labour and employment, litigation, taxation, entertainment law and intellectual property.