CCCA Announces 2016 Award Winners

  • April 01, 2016

TORONTO – The Canadian Bar Association’s (CBA) Canadian Corporate Counsel Association (CCCA) announced its roster of award winners for 2016.

The awards recognize CCCA members who raise the profile of the CCCA in the professional community; demonstrate strong participation within the profession, the CCCA and the organization that they serve; are involved in pro bono, community or corporate social responsibility; are doing new things or doing things differently; and whose career exemplifies the highest standards of service, conduct and professionalism for corporate counsel.

The 2016 CCCA award winners are:

Professional Contribution Award
CCCA Quebec Chapter

Up and Comer Award
Jonathan Cullen, Vice-President, Legal Affairs & General Counsel, Pfizer Canada Inc.

Community Builder Award
Paul Jonathan Saguil, Senior Counsel, TD Bank Group

Innovation Award
BMO Financial Group, Legal & Compliance Group, Toronto

R.V.A. Jones Award
Julia Shin Doi, General Counsel and Secretary of Board of Governors, Ryerson University

The awards will be presented at the CCCA’s 2016 National Conference during the afternoon of Monday, April 4, 2016 in Calgary, AB.

Media accreditation for this event may be obtained by contacting Hannah Bernstein.

An integral group within the 36,000-member CBA, the CCCA is dedicated to supporting and enhancing the interests of Canadian corporate counsel. CCCA provides uniquely Canadian perspectives, resources, tools, professional development, conferences and peer-to-peer networking opportunities.