Technology Law Firm of the Year: Chambers gives top honour to McCarthy Tétrault’s Band 1 Technology Group

Toronto, October 1, 2018  — McCarthy Tétrault proudly celebrates being honoured with the Technology Law Firm of the Year award at the Chambers Canada Awards 2018. The recognition is a superb acknowledgement that cements the firm and its technology group as leaders in the industry, truly helping clients successfully navigate opportunities both in Canada and globally as technology continues to transform industries.

In Chambers words: “This national firm is well known for its expertise in the technology sector and its privacy and data protection practice. McCarthy Tétrault is home to some of the leading lights in the industry and is further noted for its involvement in the emerging markets of artificial intelligence and FinTech.”

“This market recognition demonstrates our clients’ trust in us to handle both their day-to-day technology-related issues as well as their most complex transactions and initiatives as their go-to technology law firm, says Charles Morgan, national co-leader of McCarthy Tétrault’s Technology Group and co-leader of the Firm’s national Cybersecurity, Privacy and Data Protection Group. “Never has technology been so central to the future success of our clients; never have innovation and technology been so central to the practice of law.”

The awards are based on the research for the 2019 edition of Chambers Canada: Canada's Leading Lawyers for Business. These awards reflect a law firm’s pre-eminence in key practice areas. They also reflect notable achievements over the past 12 months including outstanding work, impressive strategic growth and excellence in client service.

McCarthy Tétrault is the go-to Canadian law firm for technology law expertise, offering national presence with local experience. We regularly advise clients and suppliers on many of the largest IT and outsourcing transactions in Canada and around the world. Our expertise includes advice on technology-related outsourcing agreements and procurement; technology licensing, distribution and alliance agreements; M&A and other corporate and commercial transactions; e-commerce matters, consumer protection, and advertising; and protection of personal information in the public and private sectors. Our experience includes advising on Canada/US cross-border transactions and numerous international projects, as well as global rollouts for Canadian technology companies.

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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