Danielle Royal

Danielle K. Royal Partner

Danielle Royal


  • University of Windsor (J.D./LL.B.)
  • University of British Columbia (B.A. International Relations)

Bar Admission

  • Ontario, 2000
Representative Work
  • Ontario Provincial Police Association - conducted an internal investigation into allegations that senior members engaged in criminal conduct including fraud, theft and breach of trust.
  • Watson v. Bank of America et al. – acting as counsel for CIBC in respect of a competition class action against various financial institutions regarding merchant discount fees.
  • Ammazzini v. Anglo American PLC - acting as counsel to defendants in respect of a competition class action alleging anti-competitive practices in the sale of diamonds in Canada.
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  • Chambers Canada 2020 as a leading lawyer in Dispute Resolution: Class Action (Defence).
  • Chambers Global 2017 as an Up and Coming lawyer in Dispute Resolution: Class Action (Defence).
  • Benchmark Canada: The Definitive Guide to Canada’s Leading Litigation Firms and Attorneys 2020 as a Litigation Star in Class Action, Competition/Antitrust and General Commercial Litigation.
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Speaking Engagements
  • “Summary Judgment: A New Hope”, The Advocates’ Society, Class Actions Teleseminar, May 2019 (panellist).
  • The Advocates’ Society’s Competition Law for Advocates conference, March 2016, (chair).
  • Federated Press’s “Regulatory Compliance for Financial Institutions” course, April 2015, (course leader and speaker).
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