McCarthy Tétrault CEO named one of Canada’s Most Powerful Business People

Toronto, November 23, 2015 — McCarthy Tétrault is proud to congratulate Marc-André Blanchard, our Chair and CEO, on being named to Canadian Business magazine’s list of Canada’s Most Powerful Business People for 2016: The Power 50. Noting that Marc-André “Keeps Big Law fresh,” the magazine highlighted his leadership of our innovative service delivery model in direct contrast to the traditional Law Firm model.

“Marc-André’s leadership is a driving force behind reimagining how large law firms operate and interact with clients,” said Matthew Peters, McCarthy Tétrault’s National Leader, Markets. "Under Marc-André’s leadership, our firm has embraced innovative service delivery, efficiency and excellence while continuing to exceed our clients’ expectations and deliver more value. From challenging the status quo to creating more opportunities for women lawyers, to fostering a culture of innovation through the development of customized solutions in collaboration with clients, Marc-André has made a lasting impact on the industry.”

Published annually, The Power 50 Canada’s Most Powerful Business People recognizes executives, entrepreneurs, politicians, and scholars who are changing the way Canada does business.

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.