UPDATED ON: Tuesday, December 09, 2003
Stikeman Elliott LLP:
Edward S. Goldenberg,
From The Globe and Mail
Stikeman Elliott LLP is pleased to announce that Edward S. Goldenberg will join the firm as a Partner on January 12, 2004 and will work out of the Ottawa office.
Mr. Goldenberg is currently Chief of Staff of the Prime Minister of Canada and has also served as the Senior Policy Advisor to the Prime Minister for the last ten years. He has been closely involved at the highest levels in almost every major public policy file of the federal government over the last decade, and has broad experience in handling complex issues including trade files both nationally and internationally. He has also served earlier in his career in every major economic department of the government of Canada.
In his legal career, Mr. Goldenberg has been Special Constitutional Advisor to the Minister of Justice and is one of the authors of the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms. He has also practiced with another Canadian law firm.
Mr. Goldenberg was admitted to the Québec Bar in 1975 after having graduated in law at McGill University. He also holds a Bachelor’s and Master’s degree in economics and political science from McGill University. He was called to the Ontario Bar in 1985.
Stikeman Elliott LLP is proud to have a legal strategist as experienced and widely respected as Eddie Goldenberg join its team. Along with his strong reputation within the business community and government across Canada, Mr. Goldenberg brings an extensive under-standing of public policy and public affairs to the firm.
With over 400 lawyers, Stikeman Elliott LLP provides clients with seamless, integrated legal services in all areas of business law, most notably corporate finance, taxation, government and regulatory issues, technology and M&A, including related litigation at all levels of Canadian courts.
Domestically, we have offices in Toronto, Montreal, Vancouver, Calgary and Ottawa. Globally, we extend to New York, London, Hong Kong and Sydney. We serve our clients wherever their business interests take them.