Valerie Mann Awarded 2013 Lexpert Zenith Award


Lawson Lundell LLP is pleased to announce that Valerie Mann, Managing Partner of the firm, has been named a winner of the 2013 Lexpert Zenith Award: Women Leaders in the Legal Community.

Valerie is a mentor and role model for many, including lawyers at Lawson Lundell, the broader legal community, and women in the technology industry.  In 2013 Valerie was elected as Managing Partner.  As an advocate for retention and advancement of women and diversity, Valerie immediately appointed the firm’s first diversity officer, Karen MacMillan.

Valerie also has a focus on Lawson Lundell’s growth.  The firm has expanded the depth and breadth of the Calgary office this year, adding eight new lawyers, including five senior oil and gas lawyers and a highly respected senior pensions lawyer.

“Valerie’s disciplined and unceasing work ethic has always impressed me and is one of the many strengths she brings to the management and leadership of our firm,” says Lawson Lundell’s Former Managing Partner Brian Fulton. “ Her passion for the law, commitment to its principles and practices and her vision for the future of our firm is commendable.”