Roundup of law firm hires, promotions, departures: March 25, 2024 update

Harper Gray LLP

Rachel Wood has joined Harper Gray as an associate in the firm’s health law, professional regulation and white-collar crime groups. Wood is an experienced trial and appellate lawyer, having appeared before all levels of court, including the Supreme Court of Canada.

Howie, Sacks & Henry LLP

The firm has announced that Renée Vinett will be serving as co-managing partner together with Paul Miller. Vinett has been a lawyer and a registered nurse who has conducted numerous trials and hearings before the Ontario Superior Court of Justice, the Financial Services Commission of Ontario, and the License Appeal Tribunal.

Loopstra Nixon LLP

Jenna Morley has joined the firm as a partner. She specializes in municipal, land use planning, and development.

McLennan Ross LLP

McLennan Ross has welcomed Elise Cartier to the firm’s labor and employment group in Calgary. Cartier is knowledgeable and skilled in commercial litigation, civil litigation, tort law, and product liability.

McMillan LLP

The firm has welcomed new counsel, Peter Burn, to its office in Ottawa. Burn specializes in international trade and government and public policy.