Eliot N. Kolers
Stikeman Elliott LLP
Tel: 416-869-5637
E-mail: ekolers@stikeman.com 

Practice
Eliot Kolers is a partner at Stikeman Elliott LLP.  He is head of the Toronto office’s Litigation Group and a member of its Management Committee.  Eliot’s practice concentrates on corporate commercial litigation, competition litigation, and securities litigation, where he has represented clients in a wide range of complex cases, including many “real time” litigation matters in relation to contested corporate transactions.  Eliot has defended class actions involving competition law, securities and privacy issues, and has represented clients in a broad range of commercial cases.

Awards and Recognition
Eliot’s expertise is recognized by various national and international publications, including The Best Lawyers in Canada, Chambers and Partners’ The World’s Leading Lawyers for Business and the Chambers Canada guide, Lexpert/American Lawyer Media’s Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada, The Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory and the Guide to the Leading US/Canada Cross-border Litigation Lawyers in Canada.

Professional Activities
Eliot is a member of the International, American and Canadian Bar Associations, The Advocates’ Society, and the Metropolitan Toronto Lawyers Association.  He has been a member of the executive of the Ontario Bar Association’s Civil Litigation Section and past Chair of the Canadian Bar Association’s Class Actions and Private Enforcement Committee.  
Eliot is also the editor in chief of the Class Actions Defence Quarterly published by LexisNexis.

Education
LL.B., University of Toronto – 1994
B.A., University of Toronto - 1991

Year of Call
1996

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