McCarthy Tétrault’s client service lauded by Who’s Who Legal 100

Toronto, May 15, 2014 — McCarthy Tétrault is delighted to announce that the firm and 61 of its lawyers have been ranked in the 2014 edition of Who’s Who Legal 100. This third annual edition is an extensive analysis of top law firms globally. McCarthy Tétrault’s lawyers are recognized in 25 of the researched practice areas.

Commentary included:

    • "Client service is the core focus of the firm."
    • "Continually adapting and developing to meet clients’ changing needs, such as in regard to predictability and control of costs."
    • "Long history of pro bono work and is committed to giving back to the communities in which it has offices."
    • "Strongly committed to diversity, which it believes enables the highest standard of professional excellence and client service."
    • "Fosters an environment and culture in which the differences of its professionals are considered an advantage to the firm."

    The firm’s ranked lawyers and practice area commentary include the following:


      • Michel Deschamps
      • Richard Higa
      • Barry Ryan

      Business Crime Defence

      • Leonard Doust, QC

      Capital Markets

      • Richard Balfour
      • Cameron Belsher
      • Graham Gow
      • Jonathan Grant
      • Rene Sorell
      • Gregory Turnbull, QC

      Commercial Litigation

      • Neil Finkelstein
      • Paul Morrison
      • Paul Steep
      • Gérald Tremblay, QC


      • Oliver Borgers
      • Neil Finkelstein
      • Donald Houston
      • Madeleine Renaud

      Corporate Governance

      • Rene Sorell

      Corporate Immigration

      • Naseem Malik

      Corporate Tax

      • Thomas Akin
      • Douglas Cannon
      • Nigel Johnston
      • Gabrielle Richards


      • Seán O'Neill
      • Craig Spurn
      • Gregory Turnbull, QC


      • Paul Cassidy
      • Douglas Hamilton
      • Douglas Thomson

      Information Technology

      • Daniel Logan
      • Charles Morgan
      • Barry Sookman
      • George Takach


      • David Porter

      Insolvency & Restructuring

      • Philippe Bélanger
      • Sean F Collins

      Insurance & Reinsurance

      • Nancy Carroll
      • Ariel DeJong

      Labour and Employment

      • Randy Bauslaugh

      Life Sciences

      • Michel Gagné
      • Steven Mason
      • Andrew Reddon


      • "internationally renowned M&A practice and its practitioners are frequently seen on high-profile deals"
      • Richard Balfour
      • Cameron Belsher
      • Garth Girvan
      • Graham Gow
      • George Maziotis
      • David Tennant
      • David Wollcombe


      • "world-class"
      • Cameron Belsher
      • Brian Graves
      • Gary Litwack
      • Richard Miner
      • Roger Taplin


      • Steven Mason
      • Andrew Reddon

      Private Funds

      • Sean Sadler

      Product Liability Defence

      • Neil Finkelstein
      • Michel Gagné
      • Simon Potter

      Project Finance

      • Byran Gibson, QC
      • David Lever

      Public Procurement

      • Byran Gibson, QC
      • Brenda Swick
      • Gordon Willcocks

      Real Estate:

      • "one of the largest real estate practice groups in the country"
      • Keith Burrell, QC
      • Abraham Costin
      • Kieth Mullback
      • James Papadimitriou
      • Gordo Sato


      • Grant Buchanan
      • Peter Grant
      • Hank Intven

      Trade & Customs

      • John Boscariol
      • Simon Potter
      • Brenda Swick

        Published by Law Business Research, Who’s Who Legal 100 is based on 18 years of independent research conducted through interviews with lawyers and clients. Further information can be found on the Who’s Who Legal website.

        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.