Jun 29, 2015

Loretta Merritt named in The 2015 Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory

Loretta Merritt was recently named as a leader in Personal Injury Law in The 2015 Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory.

Nov 28, 2014

Loretta Merritt talks with CTV News about the charges facing Jian Ghomeshi

Loretta discusses the charges filed against Jian Ghomeshi and the impact a trial may have on the complainants.

Nov 26, 2014

Loretta Merritt speaks with eTalk regarding the criminal charges filed against Jian Ghomeshi

Loretta discusses the sexual assault and overcome resistance changes filed against Jian Ghomeshi with eTalk.

Oct 30, 2014

Loretta Merritt talks to Sun News about Jian Ghomeshi and Gordon Stuckless

Loretta spoke with Sun News regarding the latest news on Gordon Stuckless and the firing of Jian Ghomeshi by the CBC

Oct 27, 2014

Loretta Merritt comments on Jian Ghomeshi being fired from the CBC

Loretta speaks with CTV News and eTalk about the Jian Ghomeshi firing from the CBC based on allegations of sexual improprieties and resulting legal proceedings

Aug 25, 2014

Loretta Merritt listed in Best Lawyers in Canada 2015

Loretta Merritt was recently selected by her peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in Canada 2015 in the field of Personal Injury Litigation.

May 30, 2014

Loretta Merritt discusses convicted pedophile Gordon Stuckless

Lorretta appears on Straight Talk discussing Gordon Stuckless' claims that he was also a victim of rape.

May 05, 2014

Loretta Merritt discusses the live-tweeting of a prostitution bust

Loretta spoke with Sun News regarding a Maryland Police department’s announcement that they will live tweet an upcoming prostitution bust.

May 05, 2014

Loretta Merritt receives LCA Service Award

In 2013 Loretta was selected as a recipient of the Litigation Counsel of America’s inaugural Peter Perlman Award.

Feb 27, 2014

Loretta Merritt discusses proposed tougher sentences for pedophiles

Loretta spoke with Sun News regarding the Federal governments proposed tougher sentences for pedophiles.

Jan 31, 2014

Loretta Merritt discusses push to re-add the term “rape” to the Criminal Code of Canada

Loretta spoke with Sun News about Alberta MP Rob Anders' push to re-add the term “rape” to the Criminal Code of Canada and the implications of such a change.

Jan 30, 2014

Loretta Merritt discusses “Operation Northern Spotlight”

Loretta spoke with Sun News regarding “Operation Northern Spotlight”, a human trafficking/sex slavery sting operation that interviewed hundreds of women across Canada.

Nov 22, 2013

Loretta Merritt discusses child sexual abuse

Loretta spoke with Sun News regarding recent cases of horrific child sexual abuse making the news in Canada.

Oct 15, 2013

Loretta Merritt featured by OBA on "Why I Went to Law School"

Torkin Manes' Loretta Merritt highlighted in Ontario Bar Association's "Why I Went to Law School" campaign.

Sep 16, 2013

Loretta Merritt receives the Litigation Counsel of America's inaugural Peter Perlman Service Award

In 2013, Loretta was selected as a recipient of the Litigation Counsel of America’s inaugural Peter Perlman Service Award. The award recognizes LCA Fellows who have contributed in meaningful ways to society by giving their time and resources...

Oct 15, 2012

Loretta Merritt receives Diamond Jubilee Medal

In 2012, Loretta was presented with the Diamond Jubilee Medal, commemorating the 60th anniversary of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II’s accession to the Throne, in recognition of her contributions to Canada in representing ...

Oct 22, 2011

Loretta Merritt on CBC TV discussing Scouts Canada and child protection

Toronto lawyer Loretta Merritt reacts to a CBC investigation that questions the safeguards used by Scouts Canada to vet volunteers.