Hicks Adams is proud to announce that its founding partner, Christopher Hicks, has been named to the 2024 edition of The Best Lawyers in Canada™. Following its first publication in 1983, Best Lawyers has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence.
Best Lawyers – Recognizing Excellence for Over 40 Years
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Christopher Hicks Named to the Best Lawyers in Canada List for Criminal Defence Law
Hicks Adams would like to congratulate its founding partner, Christopher Hicks, for being named to the 2024 Best Lawyers in Canada list for Criminal Law. He has been recognized by Best Lawyers since 2021.
Christopher has been practicing criminal law for over two and a half decades, with a special interest and extensive experience in jury trials and appeals. Throughout his career, Christopher has been involved in scores of jury trials involving the most serious crimes in the Criminal Code, has regularly argued appeals of both conviction and sentence in the court of appeal, and has represented clients before the Supreme Court of Canada on several occasions.
Congratulations to Christopher for this honour!