What Waddell Phillips has been making the news for lately.
Cory Wanless was recently nominated for Canadian Lawyer’s Top 25 Most Influential Lawyers in Canada in the Human Rights, Advocacy and Criminal category. Vote for him here, conveniently located at the bottom of the fourth page: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/CL-Top25MostInfluential-2020 . Voting closes June 5, 2020.
From his nomination:
“Wanless was counsel in Maxwell-Crawford v TTC, the case where a young Black man was tackled to the ground by three TTC officers, without cause, causing the plaintiff serious injury. The systemic racism of the TTC was broadly exposed through this action, and it was ultimately acknowledged publicly by the TTC chairperson…