McCarthy Tétrault recognized as a top technology advisor by Backbone
November 17, 2014
Noted for, "serving many of Canada’s software, hardware and specialized computer developers and vendors, as well as biotech and public-private partnerships that distribute and use tech," Backbone recognized McCarthy Tétrault in the category of Best Legal Firms.
McCarthy Tétrault’s computer and information technology law practice is Canada's largest and strongest, led by some of the country's foremost authorities. The firm’s lawyers teach technology law at Canadian law schools and international conferences, and help establish precedent-setting decisions before tribunals and courts on a variety of novel technologies and standards. Their expertise spans software licensing, information technology system procurement, service arrangements, new media products, and corporate transactions, including financing arrangements.
The Backbone200 list is an annual guide to the best of Canada’s technology world, identifying organizations, people, events and products that stand out for their competitiveness and strengths, and for being unique, progressive or innovative. More information about Backbone200 can be found here.
About McCarthy Tétrault
McCarthy Tétrault LLP provides a broad range of legal services, advising on large and complex assignments for Canadian and international interests. The firm has substantial presence in Canada’s major commercial centres and in London, UK.
Built on an integrated approach to the practice of law and delivery of innovative client services, the firm brings its legal talent, industry insight and practice experience to help clients achieve the results that are important to them.
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Canada’s leading business law and litigation firm since 1855
Canada's first 'national' law firm — a significant development in the legal industry requiring approval from the Supreme Court of Canada
We deliver integrated legal solutions nationally and globally through our business law, tax, real property, labour and employment, and litigation expertise
Approximately 500 lawyers in Vancouver, Calgary, Toronto, Montréal and Québec City, as well as in New York City and London, UK
Canada’s top litigation firm for more than 150 years
One of the top Canadian financial services practices by leading national and international legal directories
One of the nation’s top-ranked tax law practices by leading tax directories
Rated the top real estate law firm in Canada by leading national and international legal directories
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