The sixth annual Benchmark Canada awards ceremony was held on Thursday, March 7 2019 at The St Regis in Toronto. Over 170 private practice, in-house and other guests attended, making it the largest ceremony ever held for Benchmark Canada. Robert Harrison of Fasken and John Singleton of Singleton Urquhart Reynolds Vogel both received standing ovations as they were inducted into the Benchmark Litigation Hall of Fame.
Special mention must be made for Blair Yorke-Slader of Bennett Jones who pocketed three individual trophies, including the coveted Trial Lawyer of the Year. Yorke-Slader also picked up Bennett Jones' trophy for the much-covered Dow Chemical Canada ULC v. Nova Chemicals Corporation case.