Nancy Smith Named Lexpert Rising Star


BD&P wishes to congratulate Nancy Smith on her being named in November, 2015 as a Lexpert Rising Star which recognizes Canada's Leading Lawyers Under 40. The award honours Canadian lawyers under the age of 40 who have demonstrated:

  • an outstanding track record of success relative to others in their fields and at a notably high level of complexity;
  • community involvement and leadership in pro bono work and involvement in professional organizations;
  • value to their firms by pro-activity in client service and excellent client development;
  • the ability to focus on the central legal issues within the context of a client's business and the larger relevant competitive realities;
  • high flexibility and responsiveness to change, leadership in change efforts and planning and visioning for lawyering of the future;
  • skill at synchronizing the efforts and work of multiple players and generosity in sharing the most interesting work;
  • a recognition of colleagues for successful results; and
  • respect and civility in all dealings.
  • Congratulations, Nancy!