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Davit Akman

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Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg LLP

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DavidEvansBio Position(s):
  • Partner, Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg
    Toronto, Canada

Experience & Areas of Interest:

Davit Akman is a partner in the Litigation and the Competition & Foreign Investment Review practices. He specializes in corporate/commercial litigation in individual and class action proceedings, and public law, including competition, administrative and constitutional litigation. Davit has acted in matters before all levels of court, including before the Court of Appeal for Ontario, the Federal Court (trial and appeal divisions) and the Supreme Court of Canada. He has also appeared before various administrative tribunals, including the Competition Tribunal and the Ontario Energy Board. Davit has acted as counsel in numerous significant and complex matters, including precedent-setting cases in the areas of oppression, class actions and competition law.

Prior to joining the firm, from 1999 to 2000, he clerked at the Supreme Court of Canada for The Honourable Madam Justice Louise Arbour.

Education:

  • University of Toronto, LL.B. (Honours), 1999
  • Queen's University, B.A. (Honours) Political Studies/Economics (1st Class Standing), 1995
Email

You can contact me at dakman@dwpv.com

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