McCarthy Tétrault Named Only Law Firm in Canada’s Top 100 Employers for 2021

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McCarthy Tétrault is proud to be the only law firm named as one of Canada’s Top 100 Employers (2021) for a second year in a row as well as its ninth consecutive year recognized as a Top 100 Employer.

“At McCarthy Tétrault, our people play a central role in responding to the evolving business objectives of our clients and ensuring superior service remains top-of-mind,” said Dave Leonard, CEO at McCarthy Tétrault. “Creating a culture of engagement that unlocks the best in our lawyers, legal professionals, and business teams is paramount to the long-term success of our firm.” 

“This result underscores the leadership of Dave Leonard who continues to prioritize the sustained success of our people and clients, while navigating our business through the evolving complexities of COVID-19,” added Barbara Boake, National People and Practice Leader at McCarthy Tétrault. “His commitment to leading an innovative and agile organization in a fast-moving market has resulted in the growth and strategic positioning of our firm. His commitment to diversity, inclusion and social responsibility informs every aspect of the business.”

This year’s edition recognized McCarthy Tétrault for expanding and developing new and existing initiatives, including a staff mentorship program and its Inclusion Now program, an industry-leading approach to diversity, inclusion, and social responsibility that enables the firm to recruit, retain, and advance diverse teams.

The Canada's Top 100 Employers competition recognizes employers with exceptional human resources programs and forward-thinking workplace policies. Editors at Mediacorp, the nation's largest publisher of employment periodicals, grade employers on eight criteria, which have remained constant since the project's inception in 1999: (1) Physical Workplace; (2) Work Atmosphere & Social; (3) Health, Financial & Family Benefits; (4) Vacation & Time-Off; (5) Employee Communications; (6) Performance Management; (7) Training & Skills Development; and (8) Community Involvement.

All winners are announced in a national magazine published in The Globe and Mail.

More information on Canada’s Top 100 Employers 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 as well as in New York City and 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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For further information, or to request an interview with a McCarthy Tétrault lawyer, please contact:

Elisabeth Burks
416-601-8158
[email protected]

Alley Adams
416-601-7928
[email protected]