Barbara Hendrickson, the managing partner and founder of BAX Securities Law, has been placed on the ReferToHer list as an expert in the Securities & Capital Markets area. ReferToHer was launched in June 2019, as a directory of experienced women lawyers in Canada. (see:

ReferToList has a website which lists of experienced practitioners in different fields including Securities & Capital Markets. The ReferToHer list began with 177 names and has now expanded to more than 400 people. New candidates for the list must be partners, senior counsel or sole practitioners and must be nominated by someone already on the list. The list is intended to “level the playing field within the system that exists currently” and “to drive more business to experienced women in law.”

ReferToHer was recently the subject of an article in the Report on Business in the Globe & Mail on October 15, 2020.


Barbara Hendrickson is the founder and managing partner of BAX and a senior securities lawyer with more than 20 years of experience including with the Ontario Securities Commission, a leading Canadian national law firm, and one of the world’s largest international law firms. BAX Securities Law which Barbara founded in 2013 has received for the third time ranked (2019-2020) as one of the Top 10 Corporate Boutique law firms in Canada by Canadian Lawyer It also received this prestigious ranking for 2016-2017 and 2018-2019.


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