Mtre. Christopher Richter is a partner at Woods LLP, a leading Montreal litigation boutique. He is named as a leading litigation lawyer in Quebec by Benchmark Canada and Best Lawyers. Chambers Global mentions his experience in domestic and international disputes. He has practiced in the area of civil, corporate and commercial litigation since 1996, including securities litigation, product liability, professional liability, class actions and employment law. He is a member of the Bars of Quebec, Ontario and British Columbia, and has pleaded before the trial and appeal courts of Quebec, before the Federal Court and Court of Appeal, the Superior Court of Ontario and the Supreme Court of Canada, as well as various administrative and arbitral tribunals, including the Quebec financial markets tribunal and the Quebec energy board. He has taught civil procedure at McGill University and the University of Montreal. Mtre. Richter is a native of Vancouver, B.C. and a graduate of the University of Toronto (B.A., 1990) and McGill University (LL.B. and B.C.L., 1995). Active in the Canadian Bar Association for many years, Mtre. Richter was Quebec branch chair of the International Law Section, and is now active in the International Bar Association’s Litigation Committee.