Junior Sirivar is a partner in McCarthy Tétrault’s litigation group and the co-chair of the firm’s international arbitration group. Mr Sirivar advises domestic and international clients, including mining, banking and telecommunications companies in complex commercial disputes.

Mr Sirivar has acted as lead counsel in both domestic and international commercial arbitrations and as trial and appellant counsel in a variety of civil matters, appearing before all levels of court in Ontario. 

Mr Sirivar is a member of the firm’s global mining litigation practice group and holds a certificate in mining law from Osgoode Hall Law School. He has assisted mining clients with commercial disputes arising from a variety of agreements, including shareholders’ agreements and royalty agreements. 

He is also a member of McCarthy Tétraut’s national class actions group. He has defended high-profile class proceedings involving cross-border litigation, financial restatements and charitable tax shelters. 

Mr Sirivar is listed in the 2018 edition of Lexpert’s Canadian Legal Directory and is noted as ‘repeatedly recommended’ for corporate commercial litigation matters. He is consistently ranked as a ‘litigation star’ by Benchmark Canada.