Partner, Bennett Jones (Toronto)
Ruth Promislow is based in Toronto, Canada, where she is a partner with Bennett Jones law firm. She practises commercial litigation in a wide array of matters, including fraud, professional negligence, corporate governance, reinsurance, insurance coverage, insolvency, entertainment, health, and intellectual property. Her practice has a significant fraud component.
Ruth has experience with recovery issues relating to fraud, including tracing, freezing and recovering proceeds of crime, and making use of court-appointed powers to obtain documents or enter premises. She conducts internal investigations for clients, working with internal and external auditors, interviewing witnesses, reporting to victims and responding to privilege issues.
Ruth has appeared before the courts of a number of provinces and the Federal Court of Canada, including the Ontario Court of Appeal and the Federal Court of Appeal.