Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP

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Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP

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Firm profile for Canada 2021

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About

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Managing Partner: Mark Bennett
Deputy Managing Partners: David Budd, Kristin Taylor
Chief Operating Officer: John Tsiofas
Director of Marketing & Business Development:
Peter Wismath
Number of partners: 149
Number of associates: 94
Number of counsel and advisors: 5

Firm Overview:
Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP is a leading provider of legal services to Canadian and international clients offering a full range of sophisticated business transaction, advocacy and advisory services from offices in Toronto, Vancouver and Calgary. The firm's national platform and breadth of expertise allows it to work effectively with organisations of all sizes and to handle domestic and international engagements of every nature and complexity. The firm's lawyers make it a point to understand their clients’ business objectives, listen to their needs and stay up-to-date on the issues that affect their industries and markets.

Cassels has been ranked amongst the top Canadian firms in league table results published by Bloomberg and Thomson Financial for both mergers and acquisitions activity and equity offerings. Many of its lawyers have been recognised by prominent Canadian, US and international publications and directories including Chambers Global, the Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory, the Lexpert/American Lawyer Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada and Best Lawyers. The firm's practitioners proudly serve leadership roles in business, political, civic, charitable and cultural organisations in community, national and international organisations.

International Work:
The firm’s extensive North American and international experience allows its lawyers to assist clients in taking advantage of national and global opportunities. Cassels has represented a wide variety of clients, both Canadian and international, whose business affairs have crossed borders.

International clients include mining companies with interests across the globe, manufacturers, major franchisors, suppliers to Canadian companies, Canadian suppliers to international companies, multinationals with branches in Canada, companies undergoing financial restructuring with operations in Canada and companies wishing to list their stock on Canadian or international stock exchanges.

Practice Areas
■ Aboriginal
■ Banking & Specialty Finance
■ Cannabis
■ Capital Markets
■ Class Actions & Product Liability
■ Competition & Antitrust
■ Construction
■ Employment
■ Entertainment & Sports
■ Franchise
■ Hospitality
■ Infrastructure
■ Insurance & Reinsurance
■ Intellectual Property
■ International Trade
■ Litigation
■ Mining & Natural Resources
■ Private Equity
■ Project Finance
■ Real Estate & Zoning
■ Restructuring & Insolvency
■ Securities Litigation
■ Tax
■ Technology & Emerging Companies
■ Universities & Colleges

Canada

This firm is also ranked in:

Global 2021

Contributions

Total 1 contributions

Law and Practice

Mining 2021 in Canada

Authors: Darrell Podowski, Brian Dominique, Jennifer Poirier, Sam Chapman

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Nationwide - Canada

Aboriginal Law
Band 3
Banking & Finance
Band 4
Cannabis Law
Band 1
Competition/Antitrust
Band 5
Energy & Natural Resources: Mining
Band 1
Franchising
Band 1

Ranked Lawyers

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Nationwide - Canada

Aboriginal Law


Thomas Isaac
Band 1

Banking & Finance


Alison R Manzer
Band 4
Charles Newman
Band 4
Charles Rich
Band 4
Marc Mercier
Band 4

Cannabis Law


John P. Vettese
Band 4

Top Ranked Lawyers

Band 1
Thomas IsaacAboriginal Law
Mark T BennettEnergy & Natural Resources: Mining
Paul M SteinEnergy & Natural Resources: Mining
Wendy BermanLitigation: Securities
Band 2
Jonathan ShermanCannabis Law
Matthew AlterConstruction
Jay GoldmanEnergy & Natural Resources: Mining
Brian P DominiqueEnergy & Natural Resources: Mining: Development and Operations
Darrell PodowskiEnergy & Natural Resources: Mining: Development and Operations
Geoffrey B ShawFranchising
Jason ArbuckHospitality
Leonard GlickmanMedia & Entertainment
Band 3
Christopher HershCompetition/Antitrust
W Michael G OsborneCompetition/Antitrust: Litigators
Wendy BermanDispute Resolution: Class Action (Defence)
Gordon ChambersEnergy & Natural Resources: Mining
Gordon P. GoodmanInsurance: Transactional & Regulatory
Lara JacksonLitigation: Securities

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Head office

Suite 2100 Scotia Plaza

40 King Street West

Toronto

Ontario

Canada

M5H 3C2

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