At the Young Bar of Montreal's (JBM) "Leaders of Tomorrow" gala on November 21, Alex Dobrota was honoured by a panel of esteemed members of the legal community by receiving the Lawyer of the Year Award in Civil and Commercial Litigation. Mr. Dobrota distinguished himself among the hundreds of applications by the excellence of his achievements, his professional qualities and his social commitment. Woods is proud of the influence of one of its partners among the next generation and congratulates all the finalists who showcase the future of the profession through their diverse backgrounds.
Alex Dobrota specializes in the resolution of complex commercial disputes involving national or international, strategic or reputation risks. He also acts in class actions, insolvency and international arbitration. A seasoned litigator, he excels when legal skills must be combined with those of negotiator and communicator. He is actively involved at McGill University as a professor of law and leader of the advocacy team at the Willem C. Vis Competition.