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Philip Slayton

Philip Slayton

Philip Slayton is the bestselling author of Lawyers Gone Bad . A Rhodes Scholar, he served as a law clerk on the Supreme Court of Canada before joining the law firm Blake, Cassels & Graydon. He retired as a senior partner in 2000. He writes for Canadian Lawyer magazine and divides his time between Toronto and Nova Scotia. Mighty Judgment is his latest book.

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