Awards & Accolades

Our work continues to be recognized by leading peer-reviewed rating agencies. To read more, please either scroll down or click on any of the links below:


Guild Yule LLP is honoured to have been named in The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory 2014 as one of Western Canada’s leading insurance defense firms. Lexpert also recognized the following as Leading Lawyers in the following categories:

Litigation – Commercial Insurance



The following lawyers are currently recommended counsel in Martindale-Hubbell

Best Lawyers in Canada 2016

Our partners continue to be recognized as leaders in their field, through selection by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in Canada 2016 (©2015 by Woodward/White, Inc., of Aiken, S.C.). 5 of our partners feature as follows:

  • James A. Doyle (Insurance Law);
  • Carla L. Forth Q.C. (Health Care Law, Insurance Law, Legal Malpractice Law, Medical Negligence, Personal Injury Litigation – Vancouver Health Care Lawyer of the Year 2014 & 2016);
  • Julie K. Lamb (Insurance Law);
  • Mark M. Skorah Q.C.  (Insurance Law and Personal Injury Litigation – Vancouver Insurance Lawyer of the Year, 2013);
  • Donald W. Yule Q.C.  (Insurance Law and Personal Injury Litigation – Vancouver Insurance Lawyer of the Year & Personal Injury Litigation Lawyer of the year, 2014)

Inclusion in the Best Lawyers® guides is based on an exhaustive and rigorous peer-review methodology that has been developed and refined over more than 25 years, and the current edition of The Best Lawyers in Canada is based on more than 275,000 confidential evaluations.

The Best Lawyer Top Listed® award is only given to firms with the most listed lawyers in a particular region and practice area.

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Benchmark Canada

Guild Yule is pleased to feature as a recommended firm in Benchmark Canada 2016: Our partners identified specifically are:

  • Donald W. Yule, Q.C.; “Local Litigation Star” (Insurance and Personal Injury)
  • Mark M. Skorah, Q.C.; “Local Litigation Star” (Insurance, Personal Injury and Product Liability)
  • Neil R. McLean; “Local Litigation Star” (Construction, Product Liability)
  • Adam Howden-Duke; “Future Star” (Product Liability)
  • David J. Bell; “Future Star”

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