Welcome to the 2017 Canadian General Counsel Awards

Thursday, June 15, 2017 at the Fairmont Royal York in Toronto.

5:30 PM • Finalist Reception
6:00 PM • Invited Guests Reception
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM • Awards Gala and Dinner
9:30PM - 11:00 PM • Post Event Reception


Congratulations to the 2017 Finalists!

The CGCA is Canada’s national programme designed exclusively to recognize excellence in the In-House Counsel community. This special evening honouring the best counsel in Canada brings together the senior members of the Canadian private bar and the leading In-House Counsel in the country in a celebration of the accomplishments of the Canadian legal profession over the past year.

For information about sponsorships or to reserve a table, please contact Dan Malamet at dmalamet@zsa.ca or 416-368-2051 x 235.

The 2016 CGCA Lifetime Achievement

Honouring Françoise Guénette, Senior Vice-President, Legal & Corporate Services & Secretary, Intact Financial Corporation


The Award Recipients are announced! Congratulations to all the Finalists of the 2016 CGCA. 

CGCA 2016 Gala Photos

View the 2015 Award Recipients here

The 2015 CGCA Lifetime Achievement

Honouring James Turner, Former Vice-Chair of the Ontario Securities Commission

The 2014 CGCA Lifetime Achievement

Honouring Jean-Paul (J-P) Bisnaire, Senior Executive Vice President | Manulife Financial Corporation